Synonyms of ounce
shredDictionary • If only my father had possessed an ounce of business sense.
shred • There is not a shred of truth in this story.
bit • a bit of cake
trace • Wash them in cold water to remove all traces of sand.
scrap • a fire fuelled by scraps of wood
grain • a grain of sand
particle • Particles of food can get stuck between the teeth.
fragment • She read everything, digesting every fragment of news.
atom • one carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
crumb • I stood up, brushing crumbs from my trousers.
snippet • I read a snippet she had cut from a magazine.
speck • He leaned forward and brushed a speck of dust off his shoes.
whit • It does not make one whit of difference what we do.
iota • Our credit standards have not changed one iota.
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atomAn atom is the smallest amount of a substance that can take part in a chemical reaction.
• one carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
• a bit of cake
crumbCrumbs are tiny pieces that fall from bread, biscuits, or cake when you cut it or eat it.
• I stood up, brushing crumbs from my trousers.
Thesaurus for ounce from the Collins English Thesaurus
a unit of weight equal to one sixteenth of a pound (avoirdupois); 1 ounce is equal to 437.5 grains or 28.349 grams