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fine print, the

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fine print, the

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the small print

small fry


: small-fry writers like me

noun phrase

  1. Children or a child • Often used as a term of address, either affectionate or derogatory
  2. An insignificant person or persons; nonentities: conveniences not enjoyed by the small fry overhead

[1866+; fr fry, ''small or immature fish'']

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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