Thesaurus / most smattering
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Forget The Foofaraw, But Remember What It Means!START THE QUIZ
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
All that was necessary was a slight knowledge of a Cabinet Minister, and a smattering of schooling.
No man who ever was in a quarry or gravel pit will say so, much less one who has the least smattering of chemistry or geology.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
He had been down into the bottom-most pit of hell, and the sights that he had seen there had withered him up.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
A Canadian who had picked up a smattering of German acted as interpreter.
THE ESCAPE OF A PRINCESS PATGEORGE PEARSON
The top-most bud waits only through the twelve hours of a single day to open.
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
For he had some sort of smattering of English literature which a Public School boy has no business to possess.
THE SECRET GLORYARTHUR MACHEN
Her father had no son living, therefore she was an only child, and the most-sought-after of any maiden in that band.
RED HUNTERS AND THE ANIMAL PEOPLECHARLES A. EASTMAN
I had some smattering of geometry and fortification; my uncle was an engineer; I was in a manner a soldier by inheritance.
THE CONFESSIONS OF J. J. ROUSSEAU, COMPLETEJEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU
The smattering of Spanish which he had picked up in old Mexico had become a fluent stream.
THE CODE OF THE MOUNTAINSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
The noblest and most-varied scenery in the north-west Himalaya is in the catchment area of the Jhelam.
THE PANJAB, NORTH-WEST FRONTIER PROVINCE, AND KASHMIRSIR JAMES MCCRONE DOUIE