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view main entry for meagreadjective  /ˈmiːɡə(r)/
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noun [uncountable]
meagreness noun [uncountable]Not enough: inadequate, insufficient, scant, meagre, pitiful, miserable, tight, in short/limited supply, not go far, deficit

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Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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