Smalls
Smalls \Smalls\, n. pl. See {Small}, n., 2, 3. [1913 Webster]

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  • Smalls — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Fred Smalls (* 1963), US amerikanischer Footballspieler Henry Smalls (* 1952), US amerikanischer Kampfsportler und Schauspieler Robert Smalls (1839–1915), US amerikanischer Politiker Siehe auch: Small… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • smalls — [ smɔlz ] noun plural BRITISH INFORMAL OLD FASHIONED underwear …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Smalls — This interesting surname of English origin with variant spellings Smalles, Smales, Smailes, etc., is a patronymic of the name Small, itself a nickname for a person of slender build or diminutive stature, deriving from the Middle English smal ,… …   Surnames reference

  • smalls — Little Lit tle (l[i^]t t l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative of this word, littler and littlest, are often used as comparatives of the sense small; but in the sense few, less, or, rarely, lesser is the proper comparative and least is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • smalls — [[t]smɔ͟ːlz[/t]] N PLURAL Your smalls are your underwear. [BRIT, INFORMAL] …   English dictionary

  • smalls — Noun. Small items of clothing, usually underwear. E.g. There were dirty smalls all over the floor it was a typical teenager s bedroom …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • smalls — plural of small present third singular of small * * * /smawlz/, n. Robert, 1839 1915, U.S. captain in the Union navy and politician, born a slave in South Carolina: congressman 1875 79, 1882 87. * * * smalls UK [smɔːlz] US [smɔlz] noun [plural]… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Smalls — /smawlz/, n. Robert, 1839 1915, U.S. captain in the Union navy and politician, born a slave in South Carolina: congressman 1875 79, 1882 87. * * * …   Universalium

  • smalls — n. small items; small linen articles (i.e. pillowcases, napkins, etc.); underwear, underclothes (British) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • smalls —    underpants and brassières    A shortened form of small clothes …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

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