LL6a

A small, indefinite amount—for example, of cream: “I’ll take just a ________ of cream in my coffee.”

DROP 302
DAB 156
SMIDGEN 119
DASH 79
TINY BIT 55
BIT 51
LITTLE BIT 50
SPOT 44
SPECK 37
TOUCH 35
PINCH 28
WEE BIT 23
SQUIRT 18
LITTLE 13
MITE 13
DOLLOP 12
FEW DROPS 12
DRIP 10
SMIDGE 10
SPOONFUL 10
TAD 9
TEENY BIT 9
LITTLE CREAM 8
DIP 7
DROP OR TWO 7
TASTE 7
DRIBBLE 6
NR 6
SIP 5
NIP 4
SMALL AMOUNT 4
SMALL BIT 4
SNITCH 4
SHOT 3
TEASPOONFUL 3
DRIZZLE 2
DROP AND A DRIBBLE 2
HAIR 2
LITTLE DAB 2
LITTLE DROP 2
LITTLE PINCH 2
LITTLE TASTE 2
SMITCH 2
SOUPCON 2
TAP 2
TEASPOON 2
THIMBLEFUL 2
VERY LITTLE 2
BLOB 1
COUPLE OF DROPS 1
DOSE 1
DRIB 1
DRIP OR TWO 1
DRIP-DROP OR TWO 1
HELPING 1
IOTA 1
ITSY-BIT 1
JIGGER 1
LITTLE DIP 1
LITTLE OF CREAM 1
LITTLE TAT 1
MERE DROP 1
MIDGEN 1
MOUTHFUL 1
ONE DROP OR TWO DROPS 1
PEEWEE SIZE 1
SAMPLE 1
SKIMPTION 1
SKOSH 1
SMALL DIP 1
SMALL PIECE 1
SMALL PORTION 1
SMIDERN 1
SMIDGEN BIT 1
SMIDGET 1
SMITCHEN 1
SMITHER 1
SMITHEREEN 1
SMITHERIN 1
SMOODGEN 1
SNINCH 1
SNIP 1
SNIT 1
SNITCHEN 1
SNORT 1
SPLASH 1
SPLATTERING 1
SPOON 1
SQUIDGEN 1
SQUIRT OF CREAM 1
SUGGESTION 1
SUSPICION 1
SWALLOW 1
SWUP 1
TEENSY BIT 1
TEENY LITTLE BIT 1
TETCH 1
THUMB 1
TINY DROP 1
TRACE 1
TRICKLE 1
TWINKLE 1
WEE DROP 1
WEE NIP 1
WHISKER 1
ZIP 1

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