modicum Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"modicum" in British English

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modicumnoun [S]

uk   /ˈmɒd.ɪ.kəm/  us   /ˈmɑː.dɪ-/ formal
a ​smallamount of something good such as ​truth or ​honesty: There's not ​even a modicum oftruth in her ​statement. Anyone with a modicum ofcommonsense could have ​seen that the ​plan wouldn't ​work.
(Definition of modicum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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modicumnoun [U]

 us   /ˈmɑd·ɪ·kəm, ˈmoʊ·dɪ-/
a ​smallamount: He ​achieved a modicum of ​success.
(Definition of modicum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “modicum”
in Spanish mínimo, pizca…
in Vietnamese số lượng ít ỏi…
in Malaysian sedikit…
in Thai จำนวนเล็กน้อย…
in French minimum…
in German kleine Menge…
in Chinese (Simplified) 少量,一点点…
in Indonesian sedikit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 少量,一點點…
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