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smat·ter·ing

 (smăt′ər-ĭng)
n.
1. A superficial knowledge of something, especially a language: I picked up a smattering of German while on vacation in Germany.
2. A small, scattered amount or number: a smattering of raindrops.

smattering

(ˈsmætərɪŋ)
n
1. a slight or superficial knowledge
2. a small amount
ˈsmatteringly adv

smat•ter•ing

(ˈsmæt ər ɪŋ)

n.
a slight, superficial, or introductory knowledge of something: a smattering of Latin.
[1530–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.smattering - a small number or amountsmattering - a small number or amount; "only a handful of responses were received"
small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity - an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude
2.smattering - a slight or superficial understanding of a subject
discernment, savvy, understanding, apprehension - the cognitive condition of someone who understands; "he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect"

smattering

noun modicum, dash, rudiments, bit, elements, sprinkling, passing acquaintance, nodding acquaintance, smatter a smattering of Greek grammar
Translations
少し少数少量

smattering

[ˈsmætərɪŋ] N to have a smattering oftener cierta idea or algunas nociones de
I have a smattering of Catalantengo cierta idea or algunas nociones de catalán

smattering

[ˈsmætərɪŋ] n
a smattering of sth → quelques notions de qch

smattering

n a smattering of Frenchein paar Brocken Französisch

smattering

[ˈsmætrɪŋ] n to have a smattering ofavere un'infarinatura di