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meagre (adj.)

chiefly British English spelling of meager (q.v.); for spelling, see -re. Related: Meagrely; meagreness.

updated on December 10, 2018

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Definitions of meagre from WordNet

meagre (adj.)
deficient in amount or quality or extent;
Synonyms: meager / meagerly / stingy / scrimpy
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