Origin of soupçon
Examples from the Web for soupcon
After all, without Mr. Marciony we might still be eating our ice cream with a soupcon of other people's spit.An Investigation Into the Delicious Origins of Ice Cream|Andrew Romano|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Up to now, the posture has been to feel a soupcon of empathy or something for the man because well, at least he was in love.
This, with the soupcon of a demi-shrug; "You will not suffer much" being implied.Sandra Belloni, Complete|George Meredith
So there seemed to be a soupcon of treachery in his subtleties and his disclosures.The Life Of Thomas Paine, Vol. I. (of II)|Moncure Daniel Conway
And the soupcon of blue on the hat and in the earrings of miladi lights up the whole personality.December Love|Robert Hichens
That fat woman he's bowing to is Viscountess Sedley, a porcine empress, widow of three, with a soupcon of bigamy to flavour them.The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete|George Meredith