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n. (alternative form of smidgen English)


n. a tiny or scarcely detectable amount [syn: shred, scintilla, whit, iota, tittle, smidgen, smidgin, smidge]

Usage examples of "smidgeon".

But the smidgeon of smugness tugging at his sensuous mouth sent heat spiking into her cheeks.

As Antonia tucked the volume back onto its proper shelf, straightening the corners, wiping a smidgeon of dust from the corner of the book placed next to it, she wondered if she would be able to salvage this chronicle from the chaos sure to follow.

A tiny fire sputtered fitfully on the hearth, but it was not enough to add more than a smidgeon of warmth or cheer to the grim surroundings.

Whoosh, poof, and suddenly it was a sweltering summer night in New York, not a smidgeon of slush, not one snowflake.

It turns out that a dollar bill is two and a half inches wide and quarter is a smidgeon under an inch.