Synonyms of 'modicum'
a small amountI like to think I've had a modicum of success.
Don't give me too much. Just a little.
a bit of cake
She thought she might have a touch of flu.
a fire fuelled by scraps of wood
Add a dash of balsamic vinegar.
a grain of sand
Particles of food can get stuck between the teeth.
She read everything, digesting every fragment of news.
one carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
a pinch of salt
If only my father had possessed an ounce of business sense.
There is not a shred of truth in this story.
I stood up, brushing crumbs from my trousers.
tinge, , ,
Could there have been a slight tinge of envy in her voice?
He leaned forward and brushed a speck of dust off his shoes.
Our credit standards have not changed one iota.
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in the sense of atom
a very small amountone carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
in the sense of bit
a small piece, portion, or quantitya bit of cake
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Thesaurus for modicum from the Collins English Thesaurus