Definition of PYGMY
- very small person or thing
- member of a short people native to equatorial Africa, SE Asia, or to the Andaman or Philippine islands
- of very small size, capacity, power, etc.
- of or pertaining to the Pygmies
- a small person [n PYGMIES] : PYGMAEAN [adj], PYGMEAN [adj], PYGMOID [adj], PYGMYISH [adj]
- a small person, also PIGMY [n PYGMIES]