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Word: scintilla

Definition: trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark

More Vocab Words

::: ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
::: founder - person who establishes (an organization or business)
::: impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
::: carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
::: commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
::: libretto - text of an opera or oratorio; CF. book
::: fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.
::: encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher
::: amoral - nonmoral; having no understanding of right and wrong
::: bliss - complete happiness; ADJ. blissful