I was pleased with the overall response and I think we collectively felt a modicum of relief.
The old Latin school had only one main subject, the study of Latin style (combined with a modicum of Greek).
The thought that he might be gave her a modicum of confidence.
During a life of incessant activity Chalmers scarcely ever allowed a day to pass without its modicum of composition; at the most unseasonable times, and in the most unlikely places, he would occupy himself with literary work.
He felt an urge to stay and offer some modicum of comfort to this woman he hardly knew.