Synonyms of 'particle'
in the sense of iota
a very small amountOur credit standards have not changed one iota.
in the sense of jot
the least bitIt doesn't affect my judgement one jot.
in the sense of molecule
a very small particlea molecule of sulfur trioxide
in the sense of mote
a tiny speckDust motes swirled in the sunlight.
in the sense of piece
a separate bit or parta piece of woodAnother piece of cake?
in the sense of scrap
a small piece of something largera fire fuelled by scraps of wood
in the sense of shred
a very small amountThere is not a shred of truth in this story.
in the sense of speck
a small or tiny piece of somethingHe leaned forward and brushed a speck of dust off his shoes.
in the sense of tittle
a very small amount
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