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Synonyms of 'particle'

(noun) 
Definition
an extremely small piece or amount
Particles of food can get stuck between the teeth.
Synonyms
bit
a bit of cake
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piece
a piece of wood
Another piece of cake?
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scrap
a fire fuelled by scraps of wood
,
grain
a grain of sand
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molecule
a molecule of sulfur trioxide
,
atom
one carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
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shred
There is not a shred of truth in this story.
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crumb
I stood up, brushing crumbs from my trousers.
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jot
It doesn't affect my judgement one jot.
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speck
He leaned forward and brushed a speck of dust off his shoes.
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mote
Dust motes swirled in the sunlight.
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whit
It does not make one whit of difference what we do.
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iota
Our credit standards have not changed one iota.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of atom
Definition
a very small amount
one carbon atom attached to four hydrogens
in the sense of crumb
Definition
a small fragment of bread or other dry food
I stood up, brushing crumbs from my trousers.
in the sense of grain
Definition
a very small amount
a grain of sand

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