of modest or insignificant size, importance, or influence:
a small-time politician.
noun, (in vaudeville)
a circuit of minor theaters giving three or more shows daily.
(informal) insignificant; minor: a small-time criminal
small print, the
A modest or minor level of achievement, as in Her success took her out of the small time to prime-time television. This expression was originally used in vaudeville for second-rate theaters and productions. [ Early 1900s ]


Read Also:

  • Small-town

    adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of a town or village: a typical, small-town general store. 2. provincial or unsophisticated: small-town manners.

  • Smallvdm

    tool [“SmallVDM: An Environment for Formal Specification and Prototyping in Smalltalk”, in Object Oriented Specification Case Studies, K. Lano et al eds, P-H 1993]. (1996-04-20)

  • Small white

    noun 1. a small white butterfly, Artogeia rapae, with scanty black markings, the larvae of which feed on brassica leaves

  • Small wonder

    see: no wonder

Disclaimer: Small-time definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.