2 [in singular, usually with negative] An extremely small amount: nothing she said seemed to make an iota of difference
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- I don't believe home advantage makes an iota of difference anymore in Gaelic football.
- I say this next bit without an iota of hyperbole.
- Much to her credit, no amount of upbraiding or name-calling has moved her an iota.
bit, mite, speck, scrap, shred, ounce, scintilla, atom, jot, tittle, jot or tittle, whit, little bit, tiniest bit, particle, fraction, morsel, grain;
informal smidgen, smidge, tad
archaic scruple, scantling
Words that rhyme with iotabloater, boater, Botha, Dakota, doter, emoter, floater, gloater, Kota, Minnesota, motor, promoter, quota, rota, rotor, scoter, voter
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