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meagre

adjective UK (US meager) uk   /ˈmiː.ɡər/  us   /-ɡɚ/
(of amounts or numbers) very small or not enough: a meagre salary The prisoners existed on a meagre diet.
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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