UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)

The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

iota (noun) an extremely small quantity.

(Used usually in the negative) An iota is not even a small quantity. When you say that he hasn't an iota of common sense, you mean that he has little common sense. 'Try as you might to change him, it won't make an iota of difference in him.' This means that you can never change him. A person hasn't even an iota of respect for you if they do not respect you at all.

  • He doesn't bother an iota how his comments hurt others. He is that indifferent.
  • She hasn't an iota of love lasting in her for her husband. She is impatient for a divorce.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer