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munchkin

(ˈməntʃkən)
n. a small or insignificant person. You’re not going to let that munchkin push you around, are you?
References in classic literature ?
Dorothy was going to ask another question, but just then the Munchkins, who had been standing silently by, gave a loud shout and pointed to the corner of the house where the Wicked Witch had been lying.
The Witch of the East was proud of those silver shoes," said one of the Munchkins, "and there is some charm connected with them; but what it is we never knew.
The Munchkins and the Witch first looked at one another, and then at Dorothy, and then shook their heads.
Her tears seemed to grieve the kind-hearted Munchkins, for they immediately took out their handkerchiefs and began to weep also.
The three Munchkins bowed low to her and wished her a pleasant journey, after which they walked away through the trees.
But all Munchkins prefer blue to anything else and when my housework girl is brought to life she will find herself to be of so many unpopular colors that she'll never dare be rebellious or impudent, as servants are sometimes liable to be when they are made the same way their mistresses are.
This was the native costume of those who inhabited the Munchkin Country of the Land of Oz, so Unc Nunkie's dress was much like that of his nephew.
All the morning they trudged up the mountain path and at noon Unc and Ojo sat on a fallen tree-trunk and ate the last of the bread which the old Munchkin had placed in his pocket.
It was a big house, round, as were all the Munchkin houses, and painted blue, which is the distinctive color of the Munchkin Country of Oz.
Bring a fall harvest to your home with Dunkin' Donuts dessert recipes for Pumpkin MUNCHKINS Whoopie Pies and Pumpkin Donut Parfait
Ted Bulthaup, who owns a Chicago theatre where Pellegrini and other Munchkins have made special appearances, revealed that Pellegrini suffered a stroke on Monday at her Glendale home and died on Wednesday at a Phoenix-area hospital, the BBC reported.
PHOENIX -- Margaret Pellegrini, one of the original Munchkins from the 1939 classic movie ''The Wizard of Oz,'' has died.
Things they pump into your face and lips can make people look like munchkins TWIGGY ON BOTOX JABS
MUNCHKINS - Dunkin' Donuts says "Americas Runs on Dunkin'" and I certainly like a cup of Dunkin Donuts coffee before I get to the office everyday.
This April at St Helens Theatre Royal it's all about the yellow brick road and the Munchkins.