from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A very small amount; a trace.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A suspicion; hence, a very small quantity; a taste: as, water with a soupçon of brandy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A suspicion; a suggestion; hence, a very small portion; a taste.
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- noun A very small amount; a hint; a trace.
- noun dated A
suspicion; a suggestion.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a slight but appreciable amount
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[French, from Old French sospeçon, suspicion, from Latin suspectiō, suspectiōn-, fear, from suspectus, past participle of suspicere, to suspect; see suspect.]
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From French soupçon
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