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Synonyms for modicum
ˈmɒd ɪ kəm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. modicum(noun)

    a small or moderate or token amount

    "England still expects a modicum of eccentricity in its artists"- Ian Jack


  1. modicum(noun)

    tittle, jot, iota

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. modicum(n.)

    pittance, fragment, trifle, small allowance, small portion

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    minimum, glimmer

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  1. Latin American:

    There is a modicum of crossover money that didn't expect the situation to deteriorate so quickly and they could exert further technical pressures, it is not a problem Petrobras can solve overnight, but there will be some good opportunities to add.

  2. James Chaney:

    I can only wish Mr. Killen peace at this juncture in his life. ... If he can achieve a modicum of peace, I wish that for him.

  3. Dick Clark:

    Humor is always based on a modicum of truth. Have you ever heard a joke about a father-in-law?

  4. United States:

    Missile Defense Review states that North Korea has yet to achieve the capability to credibly threaten the United States homeland. North Korea has not conducted enough tests to establish confidence in a reliable, working missile. But we have to assume that North Korea has a nuclear-armed ICBM that could strike the United States, even if the missile only have a 50 % chance of hitting a major United States city, that's enough to establish a modicum of deterrence.

  5. Philip Blancato:

    This is a normal garden variety correction, with levels that set the playing field a little bit, the reality is that the energy sector continues to be a catalyst for concern. So for today's market, if oil gives us any modicum of stabilization, I think the overall market could be relatively flat to up today.

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