Meager - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 19/07/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Meager.

4 letter answer(s) to meager

  1. rely on for support; "We can lean on this man"
  2. cause to lean or incline; "He leaned his rifle against the wall"
  3. to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
  4. cause to lean to the side; "Erosion listed the old tree"
  5. have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"
  6. lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
  7. not profitable or prosperous; "a lean year"
  8. lacking in mineral content or combustible material; "lean ore"; "lean fuel"
  9. containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"
  10. the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical; "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the righ
  1. characterized by or indicating poverty; "the country had a poor economy"; "they lived in the poor section of town"
  2. people without possessions or wealth (considered as a group); "the urban poor need assistance"
  3. not sufficient to meet a need; "an inadequate income"; "a poor salary"; "money is short"; "on short rations"; "food is in short supply"; "short on experience"
  4. deserving or inciting pity; "a hapless victim"; "miserable victims of war"; "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy; "piteous appeals for help"; "pitiable homeless children"; "a pitiful fate"; "Oh, you poor thing"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "a wretched life"
  5. unsatisfactory; "a poor light for reading"; "poor morale"; "expectations were poor"
  6. having little money or few possessions; "deplored the gap between rich and poor countries"; "the proverbial poor artist living in a garret"
  7. lacking in specific resources, qualities or substances;
  1. being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street"
  2. small in quantity; "slender wages"; "a slim chance of winning"; "a small surplus"
  3. take off weight

5 letter answer(s) to meager

  1. Little
  2. supply sparingly and with restricted quantities; "sting with the allowance"
  3. limit in quality or quantity
  4. work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially
  5. less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so; "a light pound"; "a scant cup of sugar"; "regularly gives short weight"
  6. skimpy

6 letter answer(s) to meager

  1. short underpants for women or children (usually used in the plural)
  2. lacking in amplitude or quantity; "a bare livelihood"; "a scanty harvest"; "a spare diet"
  1. containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"
  2. Of clothes, light & revealing
  1. quality of being thinly dispersed
  2. not dense; "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse"

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No-no for Mrs. Sprat
Not covering much
Not fat
Not fatty
Not having much fat
Not likely
Not sufficient
Not very profitable
Not yielding much
Odds are about snow initially being thin on the ground
Of low quality
Of low standard
Opposite of ample
Opposite of rich
Penniless piano player finally gets rounds in
Possessing little money and no gold
Post-diet, ideally
Put pressure (on)
Rare fights with sweetheart
Relaxed alone prior to meeting with leader of supposed inferiors
Revealing to find heartless spy full of sanctimonious talk
Robin Hood's beneficiarie
Robin's beneficiaries
Scarcely sufficient
Scattered boxes on base
Scattered boxes on bottom of pile
Shed excess weight
Show a preference
Show bias
Show preference
Slenderly built
Slight, as chances
Slope; thin
Snoop around a Kardashian exhibiting flesh
Spaced-out Boatman lost bearings around Paris
Spare director
Spread out
Start off fresh list
Thin gooey stuff, almost
Thinly dispersed
Thinly distributed
Thinly scattered
Thinly scattered ashes perhaps evenly distributed
Thinly scattered food chain outside of Stevenage
Thinly spread
Toilet in the middle of street is quite inadequate
Uncommon success in bowling engrosses son
Unlike a typical hot dog
Unproductive director of 8/11/12
Unpromising, as a chance
Unsatisfactory track, non-starter
Unused clothes: small or scanty
Wanting pair bagging a couple of Oscars?
___ to none (long odds)

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