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From the French soupçon.

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soupçon (plural soupçons)

  1. A very small amount; a hint; a trace, slight idea; an inkling.
    Add a soupçon of red pepper.
    coffee with a soupçon of cognac
    No one is so depraved that a soupçon of goodness cannot be found in them.
  2. (dated) A suspicion; a suggestion.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Old French sospeçon, from the Latin suspectiō.

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soupçon m (plural soupçons)

  1. suspicion; mistrust

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