wee-wee

Definitions

  • She lay down on the bed of the Little, Small, Wee Bear
    She lay down on the bed of the Little, Small, Wee Bear
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v wee-wee eliminate urine "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

THE VOYAGE OF THE WEE RED CAP THE VOYAGE OF THE WEE RED CAP

Quotations

  • Paul Reubens
    Paul Reubens
    “I know you are, but what am I? [As Pee-Wee Herman]”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Every big problem was at one time a wee disturbance.”

Idioms

Wee buns - (Irish) If a task was wee buns, it means it was very easy. It is similar to "piece of cake"
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Wee hours - Wee hours are the first hours after midnight.
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Usage

In literature:

Children resent familiarity from strangers, and Wee Willie Winkie was a very particular child.
"The Short-story" by William Patterson Atkinson
And what are doing up the mountain, wee Shane?
"The Wind Bloweth" by Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
I did it masel' a wee while.
"St. Cuthbert's" by Robert E. Knowles
How shall I know you, my little wee man?
"Stories from the Ballads" by Mary MacGregor
A lively young lass had a wee pickle tow, vol.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volume VI" by Various
Since you left me going in the canoe, a-hee-ee, I am half changed into a wolf, E-wee.
"The Indian Fairy Book" by Cornelius Mathews
The beautiful ball had shivered into a score of wee pearls.
"The Adventures of Maya the Bee" by Waldemar Bonsels
An' the wee lairdie trows I 'll hang or I 'll droun.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various
One of them was a Little, Small, Wee Bear; and one was a Middle-sized Bear, and the other was a Great, Huge Bear.
"The Apple Dumpling and Other Stories for Young Boys and Girls" by Unknown
It soon became evident that his ways were not the ways of temperance, and that all his paths led to The Wee Drop.
"A Rivermouth Romance" by Thomas Bailey Aldrich
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In poetry:

It is a wee sad-colored thing,
As shy and secret as a maid,
That, ere in choir the robins sing,
Pipes its own name like one afraid.
"Phoebe" by James Russell Lowell
I feel his bairn stir in my womb;
Poor wee one, born to bitter doom;
How dreary dark will be the gloom,
When he goes in the morning!
"Sailor's Sweetheart" by Robert W Service
"Your castles and your towres, father,
Are stronglye built aboute;
And therefore of that foule paynim
Wee neede not stande in doubte.
"King Estmere" by Anonymous British
"O whaur hae ye been, my bonnie, bonnie bairns,
Sae lang awa' frae me?
Come in, come in, for I'm weary to hae
Wee Jeanie upon my knee.
"The Deil's Stane" by Alexander Anderson
Satan.
Well, well, then Isaac shall dye: and wee
What will insew therof shall after see.
O false old hag, thou makste me soft to grone.
"A Tragedie of Abrahams Sacrifice" by Arthur Golding
"Sing ye young Sorrow to beguile,
Or to gie auld Fear the flegs?"
"Na," quo' the mavis, "I sing to wile
My wee things oot o' her eggs."
"The Herd And The Mavis" by George MacDonald

In news:

SHE GET IT FROM HER MAMA: Kokopelli chef Gina Rodriguez's excellent green chili-stewed chicken (right), topped with a wee cornbread muffin, is inspired by her mother's original recipe.
Wee, Malaysia, Asia & Australia.
Epatha Merkerson, whom I must admit I do remember from Pee Wee's Playhouse, plays Lieutenant Anita Van Buren on the show.
The Patriots 38-20 win made the Eagles defensive line look like Pee-Wee Football.
A little journey through all songs wee and small.
With only one hand, Tommy Rivera is a star player on his pee wee football team.
This weekend has Pee-wee, an air guitar contest and peddler show.
It was a wee mistake.
Margaret Wee was one of those hit hard by years of abusing her young body and back.
Ebbets Field was filled with stars such as Pee Wee Reese, Roy Campanella and Gil Hodges during that 1955 championship season.
World War Pee-wee: Jimmy Fallon Dubs Trailer to Brad Pitt Zombie Flick .
Special deals and shopping treks in the wee hours of the morning have always been part of Black Friday tradition, but this year some stores are opening even earlier than last year.
Sometimes, to dominate the ultracompetitive world of Junior Pee Wee football, you have to change the game.
Sitting backstage before the Windsor Youth Theatre's Pee Wee Division performance of " Groovy ".
During the wee hours of Dec 21, moon will get colorful.
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In science:

It also agrees with a relation derived in . (We remark here that this delocalization is not in contradiction with localization of center of mass modes for wee-branes without big-branes present which occurs in accordance with the existence of localized supergravity solutions for wee-branes by themselves.
Baldness/delocalization in intersecting brane systems
In this regime (often dubbed “Color Glass Condensate”, CGC), higher-twist effects are expected to saturate the rapidly increasing density of “wee” gluons observed at small-x in the hadronic wave functions which would, otherwise, violate the unitarity limit of the theory.
Experimental Summary of Rencontres du Moriond 2004 on QCD and High Energy Interactions
Each wee parton in a configuration containing a large number of partons carries a small fraction x = k+ /P + of the total momentum P + of the hadron.
The Color Glass Condensate: A summary of key ideas and recent developments
Figure 6: Wee partons in the infinite momentum frame.
The Color Glass Condensate: A summary of key ideas and recent developments
Not much changes with the valence parton distributions over the time scales of interest for the dynamics of the wee partons.
The Color Glass Condensate: A summary of key ideas and recent developments
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