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little man

noun, (sometimes initial capital letters)
1.
the common or ordinary person.
2.
Informal. the small, ordinary investor, as opposed to big investment institutions.
Origin of little man
1930-1935
1930-35

Little Men

noun
1.
a novel (1871) by Louisa May Alcott.
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British Dictionary definitions for little-men

little man

noun
1.
a man of no importance or significance
2.
(Brit) a tradesman or artisan operating on a small scale
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