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morsel
used in The Return of the King

6 uses
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Definition a very small quantity — usually of food
  • He took a few morsels that he had saved to Shadowfax, and they were graciously accepted, though the horse seemed to have no lack.
    5.1 -- Book 5 Chapter 1 -- Minas Tirith (84% in)
  • We rise ere the Sun, and take a morsel in the grey light, and go to our duties at the opening hour.
    5.1 -- Book 5 Chapter 1 -- Minas Tirith (57% in)
  • I don't know when drop or morsel last passed my lips.
    6.1 -- Book 6 Chapter 1 -- The Tower of Cirith Ungol (91% in)
  • But take a morsel to eat now, a bit of the Elves' food; it may hearten you.'
    6.2 -- Book 6 Chapter 2 -- The Land of Shadow (23% in)
  • They did not know the time, nor how long they had slept; but after a morsel of food and a sip of water they went on up the ravine, until it ended in a sharp slope of screes and sliding stones.
    6.2 -- Book 6 Chapter 2 -- The Land of Shadow (41% in)
  • Still, a beggar must be grateful, if a thief returns him even a morsel of his own.
    6.6 -- Book 6 Chapter 6 -- Many Partings (70% in)

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