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small print

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fine print, small printnoun

    the part of a contract that contains reservations and qualifications that are often printed in small type

    "don't sign a contract without reading the fine print"

  2. small print, fine printnoun

    material printed in small type

    "he needed his glasses in order to read the fine print"


  1. small print

    Small print refers to the difficult-to-read or less noticeable part of a document, contract, or advertisement, typically containing complex terms, conditions, or disclaimers that could be critical but are often overlooked due to their size or placement. Also known as "fine print."

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of small print in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of small print in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of small print in a Sentence

  1. Douglas Scoular:

    The big print giveth and the small print taketh away

  2. Will Irving:

    They are viruses that merit about one line in very small print in the largest textbooks, so I've never come across them as a cause of disease.

  3. Tom Waits:

    The big print giveth and the small print taketh away.

  4. Terri Rhinehart:

    Every day it’s getting better and better, i’m only a week and a day out, and I can already read small print, I can read on my phone, I can read menus when I go to restaurants.

  5. Lloyd Austin:

    They're incredibly effective at saving lives and preventing serious illness. And you know what ? They're free. No conditions. No small print. And no strings attached. Because this is an emergency. And that's what friends do.


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