from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A small portion; a little bit; a scrap.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small portion; a pittance; a little bit.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small portion; a pittance: as, add just a scrimption of salt.
"There's not a scrimption left -- not so much as the full of a thimble."
If you break your word now, you'll stand justified in the sight o 'the Lord, and of all men, and even if you think a scrimption of it's left, remember your dooty to Gilbert, and take a less justification for his sake! "
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