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meager
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
lacking in quantity or quality
  • Until now he had been too much ashamed of his pale and meagre body, with the varicose veins standing out on his calves and the discolored patch over his ankle.
    p. 143.1
  • He moved over to the window: a smallish, frail figure, the meagreness of his body merely emphasized by the blue overalls which were the uniform of the party.
    p. 2.3

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