modicum


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a small or moderate or token amount

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In the meantime, back at home, experts are exhibiting a modicum of optimism following intensive aerial pesticide efforts along with the sharp drop in ambient temperature, another factor that experts believe will help drive them away.
Even the most scornful Welshman can feel a modicum of sympathy for the English people who must now employ a cast-off Scandinavian to manage its limp excuse for a football team
My goal has always been material disorientation, so that one discovers that the image, the work, banal as it is, contains a modicum of wonder.
This seeming hypocrisy ought to invite at least a modicum of criticism.
AS A HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER WITH a modicum of computer experience (going back to C prompts), I am keenly aware of the limitations of technology, I too have suffered considerably at the hands of PowerPoint presentations that were long on time and short on import.
They me currently enjoying a modicum of fame due to their appearance in the Tarantino film Kill Bill (in which they play "Woo Hoo.
He knows and admits that all the European colonizing nations advanced similar fictions to afford themselves a modicum of legitimacy for their theft until they could do as they pleased without even a pretense of law.
Some might say Les Ferdinand did his utmost to ensure that Leicester recovered a modicum of lost pride but it's a fair assumption that his love of NUFC would have inspired him to help keep one of our challengers at bay with his winner yesterday.
And I write with a modicum of detachment as a Welshman, albeit a thoroughly Anglicized one.
Though readers may feel a modicum of sympathy or compassion for the characters, the plight of John and Connie becomes somewhat redundant.
And still others combine positive changes with proposed revenue offsets that would, in tandem, produce winners and losers across the business community, as well as engender more than a modicum of confusion and uncertainty.
We will continue to live in peace, where there is space, fresh air, and a modicum of civility most of the world would die for.
IT'S tempting to show Craig Hughes a modicum of sympathy for his current predicament.
O'Reilly reads with unbridled enthusiasm that could use a modicum of bridling, as he gives this fast-paced story a rapid-fire delivery.
In the middle of the 19th century, Baldwin and Lafontaine had to struggle to wrest a modicum of power from the British Crown and give us responsible government.