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That had more than a scintilla of substance—is Mitt actually a political shape-shifter?Hilary Rosen, Ann Romney, and the Perpetual Outrage Industry|Howard Kurtz|April 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
How could anyone do all this without leaving behind a scintilla of microscopic evidence?
Forde is among those who note that every scintilla of blame cannot be put on FitzPatrick and Drumm.
It does take a certain talent to take Paul Newman and present the actor without a scintilla of excitement.
I have not a scintilla of interest in being at court when the judge sentences him.
I would not, Mr. President, give up a scintilla of that portion of the responsibility which the crisis imposes on me.
They had merely waited that scintilla of ocular confirmation of a known danger.Unexplored Spain|Abel Chapman
This seems to me to have not a scintilla of justice about it.The Mormon Puzzle, and How to Solve It|R. W. Beers
In these churches there were no fire altars; but the small scintilla of sacred fire preserved in them, was kept only in a lamp.Mysticism and its Results|John Delafield
She is beautiful of course, but quite without charm or the slightest scintilla of wit.Letters of Two Brides|Honore de Balzac