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meager

mea·ger

meager

 
pronunciation:
mi gr
part of speech: adjective
definition: low in amount, strength, or value; poor.
The family lives on meager resources.
synonyms:
inadequate, insufficient, low, poor, scant, slim
antonyms:
abundant, ample, bountiful, handsome, lavish, profuse
similar words:
bare, feeble, frugal, little, scarce, sketchy, slender, slight, spare, sparse, stingy
derivations: meagerly (adv.), meagerness (n.)