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3 definitions found
 for soupcon
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Soupcon \Soup`[,c]on"\, n. [F.]
     A suspicion; a suggestion; hence, a very small portion; a
     taste; as, coffee with a soup[,c]on of brandy; a soup[,c]on
     of coquetry.
     [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  soupcon
      n 1: a slight but appreciable amount; "this dish could use a
           touch of garlic" [syn: touch, hint, tinge, mite,
           pinch, jot, speck, soupcon]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  38 Moby Thesaurus words for "soupcon":
     cast, dash, gleam, hint, idea, infusion, inkling, intimation, lick,
     look, sauce, scintilla, seasoning, shade, shadow, sip, smack,
     smattering, smell, spark, spice, sprinkling, streak, suggestion,
     sup, suspicion, taint, taste, tempering, thought, tinct, tincture,
     tinge, tint, touch, trace, vestige, whiff
  
  

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