Definitions for meager

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  1. meager, meagre, meagerly, stingy, scrimpy(adj)

    deficient in amount or quality or extent

    "meager resources"; "meager fare"

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  1. meager(Adjective)

    Having little flesh; lean; thin.

  2. meager(Adjective)

    Poor, deficient or inferior in amount, quality or extent; paltry; scanty; inadequate; unsatisfying.

    A meager piece of cake in one bite.

  3. Origin: From megre, maigre, from macer. Akin to Old English mæger, Dutch, German mager, Old Norse magr whence the Icelandic magur.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Meager(adj)

    alt. of Meagre

  2. Meager(verb)

    alt. of Meagre

Anagrams of meager »

  1. Graeme

  2. meagre


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