n. very small amount; a bit; ninth letter of the Greek alphabet
All this does not take away one iota from the terrible acts committed yesterday.
Sentence in Classic:
They do not abate one iota of their rights, and for that reason they respect the rights of others; they demand the performance of what is due to them, and for that reason they perform their own duties.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
She knew that if one iota of the truth were proved against them, not only she and Frank but the innocent Pitty as well would go to jail.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
She was growing a little stout, but it did not seem to detract an iota from the grace of every step, pose, gesture.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context