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Definition of Lilliputian

Lilliputian
Lilliputian Lil`li*pu"tian, a. 1. Of or pertaining to the imaginary island of Lilliput described by Swift, or to its inhabitants. 2. Hence: Of very small size; diminutive; dwarfed.

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- novel further describes an intra-Lilliputian quarrel over the practice of breaking eggs. Traditionally, Lilliputians broke boiled eggs on the larger end;...
- At first, the Lilliputians are hospitable to Gulliver, but they are also wary of the threat that his size poses to them. The Lilliputians reveal themselves...
- These changes in perception are collectively known as metamorphosias, or Lilliputian hallucinations, which refers to objects appearing either smaller or larger...
- Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford, KG PC (26 August 1676 – 18 March 1745; known between 1725 and 1742 as Sir Robert Walpole) was a British statesman and...
- One characteristic of these hallucinations is that they usually are "lilliputian" (hallucinations in which the characters or objects are smaller than...
- reaches Yakshini Loka, where he meets Lilliputians. In a comic incident, Vijay saves the Lilliputians. The Lilliputians help Vijay reach Yakshini Loka and...
- The Lilliputian Minuet (French: Le Menuet lilliputien) was a 1905 French short silent film by Georges Méliès. The film, of which only fragments are known...
- Retrieved 28 March 2010. "Suriname". inaturalist.org. Cocoa frog and lilliputian beetle among 60 new species found in Suriname. The Guardian (3 October...
- by the Lilliputians while they are recovering from the shipwreck, but afterwards they become great friends. With the help of the Lilliputians, Gary continues...
- for Gulliver, and for being presented as an honorary general of the Lilliputian Army complete with uniform. The townspeople find Gulliver's boat and...