Definition of 'measly'
Example sentences containing 'measly'
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And a measly three goals over four games. The Sun (2010)Has any player made it harder to win a single, measly point? Times, Sunday Times (2013)A measly four goals in 20 appearances tells only half the story. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They're soggy, with measly amounts of filling. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Six wins from 20 outings is a measly return, but one that reflects their recent performances. Times, Sunday Times (2009)So France won the Championship having a better points difference than ourselves by a measly four points. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A measly amount went to Mum. The Sun (2011)My fear is that many would rather not bother, especially given the measly amount of fees that the Government is likely to cover. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'measly'
Used Rarely. measly is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of measly from the Collins English Dictionary
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