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Definition of "pettiest" [pettiest]

  • Superlative form of petty: most petty. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "pettiest" in a sentence
  • "His aggression assumed titanic proportions but was often expended on the pettiest disputes."
  • "In its fire-breathing harangues and nostril-flaring proclamations, its fans discover a confirmation of their pettiest, and most self-pitying, impulses."
  • "He recalled how the referee penalized the "good guy" for even the pettiest of infringements while the more entertaining guy i.e. the one with more punch literally and figuratively, was indulged."