WORD OF THE DAY
Infinitesimal
in-fin-ih-TIS-ə-məl
Part of speech: adjective
Origin: Latin, mid-17th century
1

Extremely small.

2

Too small to be measured.

Examples of Infinitesimal in a sentence

“The weatherman said there’s an infinitesimal chance it will rain today, but I’m still taking my jacket.”

“Infinitesimal traces of chicken fell on the floor, but my dog immediately smelled them.”

ADVERTISEMENT