small indefinite quantity

Definitions of small indefinite quantity
  1. noun
    an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude
    synonyms: small indefinite amount
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    helping, portion, serving
    an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal
    mouthful, taste
    a small amount eaten or drunk
    a very small quantity of something
    dab, splash, splatter
    a small quantity of something moist or liquid
    bit, spot
    a small piece or quantity of something
    hair, hair's-breadth, hairsbreadth, whisker
    a very small distance or space
    a small or moderate or token amount
    scattering, sprinkling
    a small number (of something) dispersed haphazardly
    shoe string, shoestring
    a small amount of money
    spray, spraying
    a quantity of small objects flying through the air
    a small distance
    step, stone's throw
    a short distance
    a small amount or duration
    schtick, schtik, shtick, shtik
    (Yiddish) a little; a piece
    shade, tad
    a slight amount or degree of difference
    lower limit, minimum
    the smallest possible quantity
    a small quantity of anything
    handful, smattering
    a small number or amount
    a small indefinite number
    drib, driblet, drop
    a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)
    a small measure (usually of food)
    a small amount of residue
    diddley, diddly, diddly-squat, diddlysquat, doodly-squat, jack, squat
    a small worthless amount
    nip, shot
    a small drink of liquor
    hint, suggestion, trace
    a just detectable amount
    iota, scintilla, shred, smidge, smidgen, smidgeon, smidgin, tittle, whit
    a tiny or scarcely detectable amount
    a small amount (especially of a drink)
    hint, jot, mite, pinch, soupcon, speck, tinge, touch
    a slight but appreciable amount
    tear, teardrop
    a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands
    bit, bite, morsel
    a small amount of solid food; a mouthful
    sup, swallow
    a small amount of liquid food
    the lower joint of the leg of a fowl
    second joint, thigh
    the upper joint of the leg of a fowl
    breast, white meat
    meat carved from the breast of a fowl
    the wing of a fowl
    a circular helping of food (especially a boneless cut of meat)
    a small muscle on each side of the back of a fowl
    parson's nose, pope's nose
    the tail of a dressed fowl
    piece, slice
    a serving that has been cut from a larger portion
    round, round of drinks
    a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic)
    a single serving of a beverage
    a serving (of wine) poured out in honor of a deity
    a drop of rain
    schtickl, schtikl, shtickl, shtikl
    a really little shtik
    something reduced to its minimal form
    a tiny drop
    eye-drop, eyedrop
    a drop from an eye dropper
    a small but noticeable trace of some quality that might become stronger
    a pinch of smokeless tobacco inhaled at a single time
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    indefinite quantity
    an estimated quantity
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