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noun as in tiny piece

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Surely every morsel of food she eats is weighed and hyper-optimized to deliver maximum performance, not purchased willy-nilly on the street.

I call it self-preservation in a world filled with delicious morsels that do not, over the long haul, have my best interests at heart.

It also allows the jaw to flex wider to accommodate larger morsels, he notes.

Then I’ll roast the remainder into crispy cumin-dusted morsels.

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The strand then yanks the tiny morsel upward to flail in the air.

I still would never put another morsel of seagull anywhere near my mouth again.

From time to time the children dashed outside, to go to the bathroom or grab a morsel of food, and then retreated to the bunker.

Any morsel of rationale for why the “supremely safe” Boeing 777 vanished is swallowed like a pill.

Do you think I have charity to bestow, or a morsel of bread to spare?'

A well-written story is a perfect jewel, a perfect morsel, with no room for error.

And I have not had the first morsel of food prepared from this grain offered me since I reached the shores of Europe.

They competed for it only in order to get a morsel of food, so they would not have to beg it from door to door.

We snatched a hasty morsel or two, and then hurried on, in order to complete the second half of the road before sunset.

It is said he never eat a morsel at his own expense, and left about $35,000 to relatives whom he had never seen.

She holds her knife in her right hand, and in the other a crust of bread with her toothsome morsel on it.


On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to morsel, such as: chunk, crumb, hunk, mouthful, snack, and tidbit.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.