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Meaning of MEASLY

Pronunciation:  'meezlee

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  contemptibly small in amount; "a measly tip"; "the company donated a miserable $100 for flood relief"; "a paltry wage"; "almost depleted his miserable store of dried beans"

MEASLY is a 6 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: meager, meagerly, meagre, miserable, paltry



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mea"sly\, a.
1. Infected with measles.

2. (Zo["o]l.) Containing larval tapeworms; -- said of pork
   and beef.

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