Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de skimpy

(adjectivo) 
Definition
inadequate in amount or size
skimpy underwear
Sinônimos
inadequate
Supplies of food and medicine are inadequate.
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insufficient
There was insufficient evidence to proceed.
,
scant
The hole was a scant 0.23 inches in diameter.
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meagre
a meagre 3% pay rise
,
short
Money was short in those days.
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tight
Money has been fairly tight in our household.
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thin
The crowd had been thin for the first half of the match.
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sparse
Many slopes are rock fields with sparse vegetation.
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scanty
So far, what scanty evidence we have points to two subjects.
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niggardly
The niggardly compensation for her frightening ordeal amounted to just £6,500.
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exiguous (formal)

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of exiguous
Definition
scanty or meagre
in the sense of insufficient
Definition
not enough for a particular purpose
There was insufficient evidence to proceed.
in the sense of meagre
Definition
not enough in amount or extent
a meagre 3% pay rise

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