Couch was not sentenced to an iota of time in a juvenile detention center or prison.
Make no mistake: the Israeli perspective does not diminish by one iota the validity and objectivity of the report.
They have no toys and not one iota of affection and connections with staff, which leads to attachment issues.
"very small amount," 1630s, figurative use of iota, ninth and smallest letter in the Greek alphabet. Modern use is after Matt. v:18 (see jot), but iota in classical Greek also was proverbially used of anything very small. The letter name is from Semitic (cf. Hebrew yodh).
iota i·o·ta (ī-ō'tə)
Symbol ι The ninth letter of the Greek alphabet.
A specification language.
["The Iota Programming System", R. Nakajima er al, Springer 1983].