Definition of 'modicum'
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And it only requires a modicum of skill for the choice to be framed in this way. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is necessary work and can perhaps provide a modicum of closure to individuals or a country. Times, Sunday Times (2006)So spurred on by necessity and a modicum of common sense let us look more closely at the distances usually recommended. Planning the Organic Vegetable Garden (1986)But if you do get a modicum of success, you have to give yourself a smile. The Sun (2014)Off the pitch, they yearn for an owner with a bit of class and a modicum of good sense. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Sometimes tendons were transplanted to restore a modicum of mobility, though not in the first year and not under the age of ten. Christianity Today (2000)In an otherwise deathly dull contest, the spectacle of the siblings slogging it out for the top job has provided a modicum of entertainment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It requires a modicum of discipline, of course, but so what? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Finally with a modicum of calm restored, the French rallied admirably. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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