Definition Of pettiest


of little importance; trivial.

the petty divisions of party politics

of secondary or lesser importance, rank, or scale; minor.

a petty official

Example Of pettiest

  • Aren't we all, too much into trivial matters and petty thinking and driven by insatiable greed?

  • As such, he is the object of much spiteful envy and petty jealousy from members opposite.

  • But Chaudhuri insisted that neither his views, nor any one else's, would have caused Nehru to wreak a petty act of revenge.

  • By the time I reached home I had to admit that I'd been small, petty and spiteful.

  • Call it small minded and petty , or just a harmless example of traditional rivalry, but the majority of Scots will take great pleasure in watching England under-achieve in the Far East.

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