Associations to the word «Remnant»

Wiktionary

REMNANT, noun. The small portion remaining of a larger thing or group.
REMNANT, noun. The remaining fabric at the end of the bolt.
REMNANT, noun. An unsold end of piece goods, as cloth, ribbons, carpets, etc.
REMNANT, adjective. (archaic) Remaining; still left.

Dictionary definition

REMNANT, noun. A small part or portion that remains after the main part no longer exists.
REMNANT, noun. A piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold.

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke