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Definition of "meagerness" [mea•ger•ness]

  • The state of being meager. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "meagerness" in a sentence
  • "And another thing they learned was that it was easier for one who has gorged at the flesh-pots to content himself with the meagerness of a crust, than for one who has known only the crust."
  • "The next rains are not expected until April, by which time the meagerness of the harvest will be felt intensely by the people living in this region -- there will, once again, be hunger and starvation."
  • "We are unjust people (having imaginary arguments strikes me as a bit lacking in proportion, not so mention meagerness of world), and so we are continually confused into failing to give unto each thing its due."