What does the word morsel mean?

Usage examples for morsel

  1. We say, decidedly, " Yes," although good authorities declare that it may be put on a morsel of bread with a knife, and thus conveyed to the mouth. – Manners and Social Usages by Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood
  2. A certain Person swallowed a large Morsel of Calf's Lights, which stopt in the Middle of the Gullet, and exactly filled up the Passage. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
  3. Here it would pause a moment, as if to determine in which expectant mouth to place the morsel, and then disappear within. – Wake-Robin by John Burroughs