Definition of meagreness in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmiːɡənəs/
(US meagerness)


[mass noun]
Lack of quantity or quality; inadequacy: job satisfaction eclipses the meagreness of income
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  • However, the commissioners admitted such compulsion was rarely realistic, considering the meagreness of most women's wages.
  • The meagerness of the UK's benefits was never policy.
  • He is quite content as the job satisfaction eclipses the meagreness of income.

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