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[ tit-l ]SEE DEFINITION OF tittle

Synonyms for tittle

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Antonyms for tittle

  • agreement
  • entirety
  • glob
  • lot
  • total
  • whole
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TITTLE

Not in one jot or tittle would it suffer in the authority of its teaching.

Three days had passed, and he had not broken his vow—no, not in one jot or tittle.

And what have they to offer thee which are worth the least tittle of that which she would have given thee?

But there was not a tittle of evidence against them, and they were discharged.

She had no desire to keep from his knowledge any tittle of what had occurred.

One jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from it till all be fulfilled.

Let them accuse him as they might, there would be no tittle of evidence against him.

But of criticism he can have no jot or tittle, no trace or germ.

Did I depart in any jot or tittle from the Laws of the Bucaniers?

Now was her turn; and she would not abate one jot or tittle.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "small stroke or point in writing," representing Latin apex in Late Latin sense of "accent mark over a vowel," borrowed (perhaps by influence of Provençal titule "the dot over -i-") from Latin titulus "inscription, heading" (see title (n.)).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR TITTLE

atom

nounsmallest part of something

bit

nountiny piece

dot

nountiny mark, drop
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