5 letter word starting with pet

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
petal noun One of the leaves of the corolla, or the colored leaves of a flower. See Corolla, and Illust. of Flower., One of the expanded ambulacra which form a rosette on the black of certain Echini.
petar noun See Petard.
peter noun A common baptismal name for a man. The name of one of the apostles,, To become exhausted; to run out; to fail; — used generally with out; as, that mine has petered out.
petit adjective Small; little; insignificant; mean; — Same as Petty.
petre noun See Saltpeter.
petto noun The breast.
petty superl. Little; trifling; inconsiderable; also, inferior; subordinate; as, a petty fault; a petty prince.