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itty-bitty

 and itsy-bitsy
very small. (Childish.) I remember when you was just an itty-bitty baby. Gramma sewed with itsy-bitsy stitches.

itty-bitty

and itsy-bitsy (ˈɪdiˈbɪdi and ˈɪtsiˈbɪtsi)
mod. tiny. Give me an itsy-bitsy piece. I’m on a diet.
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But does she have Rebecca's Shabbat accessories (teeny challah, samovar, tea, and candlesticks) for $68, her Hanukkah set (itty-bitty menorah, wooden dreidl, and gelt) for $22, her schoolbag (eensy-weensy bagel, rugelach, pickles, and "you're a grand old flag" sheet music) for $36, or her Coney Island souvenirs (infinitesimal postcards, Steeplechase Park flyer, music box that plays "over the waves" and admission token) for $32?
He uses six different chain saws, all Stihls, ranging from itty-bitty ones used for trimming small branches to 24-in.-bar behemoths for cutting down giant cotton-woods.
The itty-bitty computers are cheaper and much lighter than the typical laptops most of us must lug around when traveling or taking work home.
Julianne Shepherd followed the Milanese house heroes to a gig in the itty-bitty village of Ivrea where the duo dropped futuristic loony tunes and the crowd dropped trou.
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His only claim to fame - apart from being Angelica's nephew - is an itty-bitty part in Factory Girl.
From the modest beachgoer to the flashy sunbather, there's the perfect swimsuit for every style preference, size and shape this resort season, Here are a few spectacular offerings in swim gear--from colorful cover-ups to hot haute halters to itty-bitty short skirts and sizzling string bikinis.
"There is something about the smell of a man, with maybe just an itty-bitty drop of Old Spice behind the ear," declares gay Chicagoan Rick Garcia, who says he abandoned cologne and deodorant years ago.
Secondly, although Koontz gets the major credit, I noted a mention for one Kevin J Anderson as well - in itty-bitty writing at the bottom of the book's cover, Hmmmm.
I found someone who seemed to know a fair bit about the White House's use of radio transmitters, and had photos of ones with itty-bitty ear pieces.
Stuckey is behind the handgun counter when the man walks into the Southern Sportsman in Chiefland, Fla., approaches the rifle display and asks, "Do they still make those itty-bitty Chipmunk rifles?"
These itty-bitty insects usually are harmless and live in balance with their human hosts.
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"The rest of the guys are all just like a bunch of itty-bitty tiger cubs.
Featuring clever animation, superb photography and a catchy, poetic script brought to life by actor Danny Glover, with the finger-snapping music of George Winston, the video draws students into the magical world of growing pumpkins: "Pumpkins grow pumpkins because they know exactly what to do." "Dream of itty-bitty munchkin pumpkins, big giant pumpkins ...