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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -meagre-, *meagre*.
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
meagre    [ADJ] ขาดแคลน, Syn. meager, scanty, deficient, insufficient

English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
meagre(มี'เกอะ) adj. ขาดแคลน,น้อย,ไม่พอเพียง,ยากจน,ผอม, See also: meagerness n. meagreness n., Syn. poor,scanty

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
meagre(adj) น้อย,ผอม,ขาดแคลน,ไม่พอเพียง

Thai-English-French: Volubilis Dictionary 1.0
กระจ้อย[adj.] (krajøi) EN: insignificant ; negligible ; meagre ; little   FR: insignifiant

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
meagre    (j) (m ii1 g @ r)
meagrely    (a) (m ii1 g @ l ii)
meagreness    (n) (m ii1 g @ n @ s)

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
その日暮らし;その日暮し;其の日暮らし;其の日暮し[そのひぐらし, sonohigurashi] (n) (1) financially scraping by; meagre existence (meager); hand to mouth existence; (2) living one's life without plan; living life day-by-day; taking life one day at a time [Add to Longdo]
細やか[ささやか, sasayaka] (adj-na) meagre; meager; modest; (P) [Add to Longdo]
細微[さいび, saibi] (adj-na,n) minute; meager; meagre; mean [Add to Longdo]
痩せ腕[やせうで, yaseude] (n) (1) thin arm; (2) meager income; meagre income [Add to Longdo]
薄給[はっきゅう, hakkyuu] (n,adj-no) small (meagre, meager) salary [Add to Longdo]
貧弱[ひんじゃく, hinjaku] (adj-na,n) poor; meagre; meager; insubstantial; (P) [Add to Longdo]
貧小[ひんしょう, hinshou] (adj-na,n) petty; trivial; trifling; paltry; meager; meagre [Add to Longdo]
乏しい[とぼしい(P);ともしい, toboshii (P); tomoshii] (adj-i) meagre; meager; scarce; limited; destitute; hard up; lacking; scanty; poor; (P) [Add to Longdo]

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Meager \Mea"ger\, Meagre \Mea"gre\, a. [OE. merge, F. maigre, L.
     macer; akin to D. & G. mager, Icel. magr, and prob. to Gr.
     makro`s long. Cf. {Emaciate}, {Maigre}.]
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     1. Destitue of, or having little, flesh; lean.
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              Meager were his looks;
              Sharp misery had worn him to the bones. --Shak.
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     2. Destitute of richness, fertility, strength, or the like;
        defective in quantity, or poor in quality; poor; barren;
        scanty in ideas; wanting strength of diction or affluence
        of imagery; as, meager resources; meager fare. Opposite of
        {ample}. [WordNet sense 1] [Narrower terms: {exiguous}]
        [Narrower terms: {hardscrabble, marginal}] [Narrower
        terms: {measly, miserable, paltry}] "Meager soil."
        --Dryden.
  
     Syn: meagre, meagerly, scanty.
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                Of secular habits and meager religious belief.
                                                    --I. Taylor.
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                His education had been but meager.  --Motley.
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     3. (Min.) Dry and harsh to the touch, as chalk.
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     4. less than a desirable amount; -- of items distributed from
        a larger supply. [WordNet sense 2]
  
     Syn: scrimpy, skimpy, skimping.
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     Syn: Thin; lean; lank; gaunt; starved; hungry; poor;
          emaciated; scanty; barren.
          [1913 Webster] Meager

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Meager \Mea"ger\, Meagre \Mea"gre\, v. t.
     To make lean. [Obs.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Meagre \Mea"gre\, n. [F. maigre.] (Zool.)
     A large European sciaenoid fish ({Sciaena umbra} or {Sciaena
     aquila}), having white bloodless flesh. It is valued as a
     food fish. [Written also {maigre}.]
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  meagre
      adj 1: deficient in amount or quality or extent; "meager
             resources"; "meager fare" [syn: {meager}, {meagre},
             {meagerly}, {stingy}, {scrimpy}] [ant: {ample}]

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