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having secondary rank or importance : minor

The meaning of the word petty is having secondary rank or importance : minor.

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tendermarked by, responding to, or expressing the softer emotions : fond
execrateto declare to be evil or detestable : denounce
tanto make (skin) tan especially by exposure to the sun
outcastone that is cast out or refused acceptance (as by society) : pariah
negligibleso small or unimportant or of so little consequence as to warrant little or no attention : trifling
disclaimto make a disclaimer
overturean initiative toward agreement or action : proposal
actuateto put into mechanical action or motion
barragea dam placed in a watercourse to increase the depth of water or to divert it into a channel for navigation or irrigation
amendto put right