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Definition of "dwarfish" [dwarf•ish]

  • Like a dwarf; being especially small. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "dwarfish" in a sentence
  • "That Palmeto grows with us, which we call the dwarfish sort; but the Palmeto-Tree I have not yet met withal in North-Carolina, of which you have a Description elsewhere."
  • ""dwarfish", subsumed to their mode of transport, or scattered about - as are the backpackers outside Venice station in Vertigo - like corpses."
  • "As in cyberfantasy, there are side trips and narrow escapes and dwarfish types with helpful tips, and if Time book critic Grossman weren't so smooth and dry, one might think about hitting esc."