|Limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent.|
A little dining room.
A little house.
A small car.
A little (or small) group.
|Limited in size or scope.|
A small business.
A newspaper with a modest circulation.
A pocket-size country.
|(of children and animals) young, immature.|
What a big little boy you are.
|Low or inferior in station or quality.|
A humble cottage.
A lowly parish priest.
A modest man of the people.
E.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters.
|Not large but sufficient in size or amount.|
A modest salary.
Helped in my own small way.
|Made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth).|
Her comments made me feel small.