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snippets from the author's newest novel
read them a snippet of his latest poem
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The Westminster gossip mill, never idle even at the quietest of times, is whirring madly, aided by leaked party dossiers on MPs, insinuating photographs in newspapers and snippets from private WhatsApp groups.
A day after the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Patriots 42-27 Thursday night in Foxborough, Mass., rapper Tech N9ne released a snippet of a new song dedicated to the Chiefs.
According to Just Jared, the snippet played during the pre-show intro of the college football game between Alabama and Florida State.
This is the latest of a series of #LoseItAll previews the producer made on his page today, in the form of lyric snippets and graphics.
All feature whimsical and sincere holiday greetings from each Beatle as well as musical snippets and run just a few minutes.
WinterLight Labs, a Canadian start-up, is developing machine-learning software that can detect various forms of cognitive impairment, including early-stage Alzheimer’s disease, by analyzing snippets of a patient’s speech.
The nearly four-full-minute live performance includes snippets of now-iconic choreography, as well as a full dance breakdown section and extended second half.
The Pixies had a shrill, trebley and bent sound, plodding bass lines, simple beats, with spooky, dark and poetic songs that would sometimes start off strummy and quickly shift into shrieks and bellows, with snippets of Spanish for added zip.
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Synonymsatom, crumb, dribble, fleck, flyspeck, grain, granule, molecule, morsel, mote, nubbin, nugget, particle, patch, scrap, scruple, snip, bit, speck, tittle
Related Wordsace, dab, dash, driblet, drop, fraction, haet [chiefly Scottish], halfpenny, ha'penny, iota, jot, kenning [chiefly Scottish], lick, minim, mite, modicum, nutshell, ounce, pinch, shred, smatter, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), spot, strain, streak, suspicion, taste, touch, trace, whisper, whit; bite, mouthful, nibble, tidbit (also titbit); fragment, part, portion, section; chip, flake, shard, shiver, sliver, splinter; clipping, paring, shaving; smithereens
Near Antonymschunk, gob, hunk, lump, slab; abundance, barrel, bucket, bushel, deal, heaps, loads, mass, mountain, peck, pile, pot, profusion, quantity, raft, scads, stack, volume, wad, wealth
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