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pittance
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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Definition
an inadequate payment
  • I fancy old Frankland allows her a pittance, but it cannot be more, for his own affairs are considerably involved.
    Chapter 10 — Extract from the Diary of Dr. Watson (74% in)

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