Definition of dwarf :
1. An animal or plant which is much below the ordinary size of its species or kind; especially, a diminutive human being.
2. To become small; to diminish in size.
3. To hinder from growing to the natural size; to make or keep small; to stunt.
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evil spirit (part of speech: noun)
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- " Exactly so," said the dwarf; but he did not seem the least put out. - "A Christmas Posy", Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth.
- He could not see their eyes now, yet he was aware that they held fear- cold, numbing fear- fright so great it binds the entrails, makes a stone statue of a man, even a dwarf. - "Castle of Terror", E.J. Liston.
- " Your soldiers, sire," answered the dwarf. - "When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete", Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009.