Associations to the word «Remnant»


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

Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
Paul Gauguin