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Definition of "paltriness" [pal•tri•ness]

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

Use "paltriness" in a sentence
  • "But to critics, that same proportional paltriness of what's gained make the abuses and errors suffered under the 287 (g) program even less justifiable: rough means to ultimately puny ends."
  • "Amid the glories of Chartres he could not help thinking about the paltriness of his own time."
  • "Continually get away from pettiness and paltriness of mind and thought out into the thirteenth chapter of St. John's Gospel."