What is another word for paltry?

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[ pˈɔːltɹɪ], [ pˈɔːltɹɪ], [ p_ˈɔː_l_t_ɹ_ɪ]

Related words: a paltry sum, a paltry explanation, paltrily and lazily, he was treated with a paltry indifference, the work can be accomplished with a paltry expenditure of time and effort

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    How to use "Paltry" in context?

    1. "paltry" is used to describe something that is small, insignificant, or lacklustre. It can also be used to describe something that is not worth the effort or money.

    2. Paltry amounts of money or effort can be frustrating, because it seems like not enough is being done to make a real difference. It can also be embarrassing when something is given a low priority or when one's efforts are not appreciated.

    3. Paltry sums of money can also be used to buy luxuries that are not really necessary, or to waste time on things that are not really worthwhile.

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