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meagre

adjective UK ( US meager)
 
 
/ˈmiːɡər/
very small in amount or number or not enough in amount or number: Manufacturing output rose by a meagre 0.1% in September. Her meagre salary is not enough to pay her living expenses.
Translations of “meagre”
in Arabic ضَئيل, هَزيل…
in Korean 빈약한…
in Malaysian tidak seberapa…
in French maigre…
in Turkish az, yetersiz, kıt…
in Italian magro, misero…
in Chinese (Traditional) (數量)很少的,不足的…
in Russian скудный…
in Polish skąpy, skromny…
in Vietnamese nghèo nàn…
in Spanish escaso, pobre…
in Portuguese escasso, exíguo, parco…
in Thai ขาดแคลน…
in German dürftig…
in Catalan escàs…
in Japanese 不十分な…
in Indonesian kecil, sedikit…
in Chinese (Simplified) (数量)很少的,不足的…
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