meagerly meagerly

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) deficient in amount or quality or extent
  2. (adv) to a meager degree or in a meager manner

Antonyms(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Her case revealed a mental-health system too distracted and meagerly funded to decide what to do with her.
  2. Most people would think twice before abandoning a high-flying executive lifestyle in Paris in exchange for an insecure, meagerly paid job in one of Europe's poorest countries.
  3. Indications are that the fight will draw meagerly and that Montana will have to collect reparations from every state in the Union to pull itself out of the hole.

News

  • J. Cole Announces 'What Dreams May Come' Tour Dates With Wale

    J. Cole is linking with a longtime friend in rhyme for his next tour run. The Dreamville MC has recruited MMG wordsmith Wale for his new What Dreams May Come Tour, to support their Born Sinner and The Gifted LPs, respectively. The 27-date tour, which follows J. Cole's Dollar & A Dream dates earlier this year (meagerly priced at $1), kicks off on Sept. 10, in Miami. Cole and Wale—both under Roc ...
    on July 30, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

Quotes

  • "It is unconscionable that the Bush administration has so meagerly used its waiver authority," said Sen. Patrick J. Leahy (D-Vt.), the chief sponsor of legislation aimed at correcting material-support provisions. "These are victimized people...
    on Aug 12, 2007 By: Patrick Leahy Source: Washington Post

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