bitty

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Inflections of 'bitty' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
bittier
adj comparative
bittiest
adj superlative

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
bit•ty /ˈbɪti/USA pronunciation   adj.,  -ti•er, -ti•est. 
  1. Informal Termstiny;
    itty-bitty:just a bitty little thing.
  2. British TermsChiefly Brit. containing or consisting of small bits.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
bit•ty  (bitē),USA pronunciation adj.,  -ti•er, -ti•est. 
  1. Informal Termstiny;
    itty-bitty:a little bitty town.
  2. British Terms[Chiefly Brit.]containing or consisting of small bits or pieces;
    fragmentary.
[1890–95;
bit + -y1]
bitti•ness, n. 

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
bitty /ˈbɪtɪ/ adj ( -tier, -tiest)
  1. lacking unity; disjointed
  2. containing bits, sediment, etc

ˈbittiness n
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