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pittance
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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an inadequate payment
  • Anatole earned a stipend from student teaching, an amount the other graduate students called a "pittance," though it was much more than he and I had ever earned together in any year.
    Book 5 — Exodus (69% in)

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