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paltry
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
insignificant in amount or quality
  • Now, when any vicious simpleton excites my disgust by his paltry ribaldry, I cannot flatter myself that I am better than he: I am forced to confess that he and I are on a level.
    Chapter 14 (67% in)

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