Example sentences for: pettier

How can you use “pettier” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Now, zealous prosecutors in search of big game use even pettier crimes to indict friends of the true target, coercing testimony with the threat of legal action.

  • Ex-girlfriend Farrow levels some familiar charges (Allen put his face in the lap of their 8-year-old daughter, Dylan, and kept pornographic Polaroids of Soon Yi) but adds instances of pettier meanness (he lashed out at Farrow when she invited him to her son's sixth-grade graduation).

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