Antonyms for microscopic:
Synonyms for microscopic:
lilliputian, analytical, bite-sized, probing, fact-finding, diagnostics, toytown, diagnostic, confined, shrunken, handheld, dinky, pocket-sized, searching, small-scale, undersized, searcher, cramped, miniaturized, pint-size.
paltry, tiny, puny, baby, toy, deficient, teensy, wee, bantam, minimal, petite, scant, slim, short, little, ungenerous, miniature, sparing, scrawny, scanty, negligible, miserly, spare, trifling, beggarly, teeny, minor, teeny-weeny, small, itty-bitty, slight, niggardly, stingy, nugatory, bitty, weeny, smallish, pocket-sized, picayune, modest, delicate, pocket, meager, dwarfish, infinitesimal, compact, diminutive, piddling, minute.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for microscopic:
- Even figures that climb into the millions, incomprehensible as they may be, offer some consolation to microscopic man; but when this consolation is withdrawn, as it was withdrawn from Leigh for the moment, he stands, as it were, annihilated by immensity. - "The Mayor of Warwick", Herbert M. Hopkins.
- The card that had been brought to the Senator bore the name of " Carmen de Haro"; and modestly in the right hand corner, in almost microscopic script, the further description of herself as " Artist." - "The Story of a Mine", Bret Harte.
- Many microscopic plants move about just as animals do, and many animals live on fixed stalks; while many plants feed on organic matter. - "The Story of Evolution", Joseph McCabe.