A part of a larger whole, usually in such a form that it is able to be separated from other parts.
A particle; the least trace
A sharp, slender piece, as of wood, bone, glass, or metal, split or broken off from a main body.
A section or quantity within a larger thing; a part of a whole.
A slow, small, or irregular quantity that moves, proceeds, or occurs intermittently.
In Morse and similar codes, the long sound or signal used in combination with the dot and silent intervals to represent letters or numbers.
A tiny bit:
One of the separate offerings in a program of music or other entertainment:
To show little interest in food by taking only small bites intermittently
The definition of iota is the ninth letter in the Greek alphabet, or a tiny bit of something.
A small amount; bit
The act of one that sprinkles
One that is delightful and extremely pleasing.
Pinch is defined as a squeeze, or a difficulty, or a tiny amount of something.
(Informal) One that is small or slight in size or stature.
In general, a fragment; a piece; a particle; a very small amount.
A tiny amount; a bit:
One of the small, round disks or counters used in poker and other gambling games as a token for money
The definition of a fraction is a mathematical expression with a numerator and a denominator, a disconnected piece or a small part of something.
A loose, thin, continuous fiber or strand, as of wool or flax after carding, ready to be drawn and twisted
(Railroading) Part of a sleeping car containing an upper and lower berth
A solid mass of no special shape, esp. one small enough to be taken up in the hand; hunk
(Medicine) A section of image taken of an internal organ using MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), CT (computed tomography), or various forms of x-ray.
Something shaved off, esp. a thin slice of wood or metal
The definition of a sample is a small part of something used to represent the whole or to learn something about the whole.
An organism, part of an organism, or fossil that has been collected and usually preserved, especially for display or scientific research.
One of the many small hard dermal or epidermal structures that characteristically form the external covering of fishes and reptiles and certain mammals, such as pangolins.
The definition of a flake is a small piece of something, or is slang for an unreliable person.
A small portion of food or a slice, especially of meat.
The definition of an excerpt is a quote from a book or film.
A small piece; bit; fragment; shred
(US) The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions. syn. transl.
(Mil.) A major tactical or administrative unit that can act independently and is under one command
Trace is defined as evidence or a visible mark, or a very small amount of something.
The definition of a hint is a suggestion or small amount of something, or revealing just a bit of information.
The manner in which the action of a piano, etc. responds to the fingers
The definition of a tad is a little amount of something, or a little boy.
(Informal) A long word or a group of words that is hard to say
The definition of a bite is the act of using your teeth to dig into something, a wound inflicted by someone's teeth digging into something, a quick snack, or an amount cut off.
An amount, especially of something unpleasant, to which one is subjected:
The definition of a stub is the remaining part, after the majority of something has been removed.
(Politics) An occasion at which the campaign takes place.
A brief period; short time or spell
A small quantity
A trifling amount of money.
A small dark speck or stain made by the excrement of a fly.
A locality; place
A unit of angular measurement, such as longitude or right ascension, equal to1 /60 of a minute of arc.
A particular moment
A measure of the distance usually covered in a minute
(Computing) A unit of time defined by the frequency of its basic timer; historically, and by convention, 0.01 seconds, but some operating systems use other values.
A small quantity or amount:
The definition of a jot is a tiny amount of something.
Minimum means the lowest amount or allowable amount of something.
A unit of length in the FPS system, equal to112 foot (2.54 cm)
An extremely small space or amount
The definition of a trifle is a small amount of something or is something of little importance, or a dessert consisting of layers of sponge cake, jelly and cream.
Any of numerous small or minute arachnids of the order Acarina, including species that damage crops or stored food and species that are parasitic on animals and often transmit disease.
(Econ.) The minimum return, below which activities are not profitable enough to be continued
One of the long stiff tactile bristles or hairs that grow near the mouth and elsewhere on the head of most mammals; a vibrissa.
Fabric made from the hair of certain animals:
A small degree
A small degree
A row of the hairs fringing the eyelid.
A chain or strap passed around a horse's lower jaw and attached to the bit: the curb checks the horse by causing it to lower its head when the reins are pulled
(Figuratively) Decorative wear that looks like a snaffle.
A device placed in the mouth to keep it open, as in dentistry.
A boring or gouging implement
Rain, snow, or smoke driven before the wind
The definition of an auger is a tool used for drilling either used independently in a brace or attached to a larger mechanism.
(US) (golf) A hole in one.
A part or particle considered to be an irreducible constituent of a specified system.
A flat thin part or section, especially one that makes contact to perform a desired action:
The definition of a check is a sudden stop or a person or thing that restrains or controls.
The definition of a crumb is a tiny bit of something.
The part that exists of a literary or other work left unfinished
The smallest unit in the system of weights used in the U.S., Great Britain, and Canada, equal to .0648 gram: one pound avoirdupois equals 7,000 grains; one pound troy or apothecaries' weight equals 5,760 grains
(Astronomy) One of the small, transient, luminous markings in the photosphere of the sun.
A morsel; bit; fragment
A small scrap or leaving of food after a meal is completed.
A very small amount:
(Slang, archaic) Any circumstance out of which money may be made or an advantage gained. used primarily in the phrase soft snap.
(Australian) A period of rest.
The definition of a splice is a joint made by twisting or overlapping the ends.
(Uncountable, with possessive) A person's youth or young adulthood, as opposed to the present day.
(Pharmacy) A dilute solution consisting of a medicinal substance in alcohol or in alcohol and water, usually 10% to 20% by volume: tinctures are more dilute than fluid extracts and more volatile than spirits
A slight trace, flavor, odor, etc.; smack; touch
The definition of a tool is a device with a specific purpose.
The definition of a vestige is a small amount of something or the last remaining part of something that no longer exists.
The time, effort, or trouble taken in doing something:
The least bit; jot; iota
The act of braking, of using a brake to slow down a machine or vehicle
A strap or cord attached to a harness worn by a small child, used to prevent the child from wandering off.
To inhibit or restrain; hold back:
To keep from departing or getting away:
To control, restrict, or arrest
To hold back; restrain:
To control, restrict, or arrest
So as to be available or under one's control:
To control, restrict, or arrest
To restrain is defined as to hold back or keep under control.
A small, soft or moist bit of something
Any small, round spot
A very small quantity, amount, or part
A brief article, notice, or announcement, as in a newspaper.
A short, sometimes humorous piece in a newspaper or magazine, usually used as a filler.
An account or report regarding the facts of an event or group of events:
Blank sections in printed material or broadcast time available for use by advertisers.
A set of customary or unchanging and often mechanically performed activities or procedures:
An act is defined as an action or something which is done.
The act of turning or the condition of being turned; rotation or revolution.
A small bit or flake:
A double, eclipsing variable star in the constellation Perseus, almost as bright as Polaris.
A programming language developed in the late 1950s and early 1960s and used especially for business applications. It is closer to English than many other high-level languages, making it easier to learn.
The sign ⟨ № ⟩.
To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire:
To prick or wound with a sting
(Intransitive, dated) To be punctured; to suffer or feel a sharp pain, as by puncture.
To cheat or deceive or to practice trickery or deception.
To have a prickling or stinging feeling, as from cold, a sharp slap, excitement, etc.
Taste is defined as to try a food or drink or to notice the flavor of something.
(Intransitive) To attempt to seize with the teeth or bite.
In a smart way
To lay sudden or forcible hold of something.
To deteriorate or degenerate through inactivity or neglect:
To reduce or put an end to, as if by a puncture
To cut or pass through with or as if with a sharp instrument; stab or penetrate.
To drink (liquor) in nips
To rip, cut, or tear.
To compel (a person) to serve in the military, particularly in the naval forces, especially by seizure.
To bite, chew on, or erode with the teeth.
To make a long deep cut in; slash deeply.
To carve (meat)
To eat into or wear away gradually, as by rusting or by the action of chemicals
To bite down (on), repeatedly and restlessly
(Informal) To chew tobacco as a habit.
To foil or escape by tricks or by good luck
To blight is to spoil or destroy something or to cause an urban area to become run-down and neglected.
(Archaic) To stop for food during a journey
(Intransitive) To hold, be attached, or devoted; to remain fixed, either by personal union or conformity of faith, principle, or opinion; as, men adhere to a party, a cause, a leader, a church.
To incur the risk of
(Intransitive) To enlist oneself as a volunteer.
To hook (a fish that has taken the bait) by a pull on the line.
To carve, cut, or etch into a block or surface used for printing.
To decay; rot or putrefy.
To absorb; engross:
To grow worse; degenerate:
To cause to pass into solution:
To eat into; corrode:
To undergo decomposition, especially organic decomposition; decay.
To scorch or burn the surface of
To impress or delineate clearly:
To reduce drastically
To mutilate or disfigure by battering, hacking, cutting, or tearing:
To eat with pleasure.
To chew food.
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
Gulp is defined as to swallow or inhale quickly or deeply.
To caress or rub with the mouth or lips
To wear a sailing vessel
An indiscriminate or indefinite number, measure, or quantity; a collection; a group.
A tiny drop.
The act of removing the outer covering or skin.
A short, rapid burst of activity, often careless, as in cleaning up, etc.
Quantity is defined as an amount, measure or number.
The definition of a lot is a large number or greater extent.
The quality of being infinite
A thing complete in itself, or a complete organization of integrated parts; a unity, entirety, or system
The definition of a moment is a brief period of time, or a specific point in time.
A bitless headpiece of rope or straps, placed on the head of animals such as cattle or horses to lead or tie them.
A task or exercise for teaching a skill or procedure by repetition:
A usually brief detail of news or information
Organized activity to accomplish an objective:
To leave to chance; risk
To have or cause pain
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