Synonyms of 'residue'
remainderDictionary, remains, remnant
She loaded the residue of lunch onto a tray.
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The balance of an amount of money is what remains to be paid for something or what remains when part of the amount has been spent.
They were due to pay the balance on delivery.
The remainder of a group are the things or people that still remain after the other things or people have gone or have been dealt with.
He gulped down the remainder of his coffee.
The remnants of something are small parts of it that are left over when the main part has disappeared or been destroyed.
the remnants of Roman flooring
Thesaurus for residue from the Collins English Thesaurus
A residue of something is a small amount that remains after most of it has gone .