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So small or unimportant as to warrant little or no attention
“The loss of such a paltry amount on its own wouldn't have much impact on the oil market, experts say.”
Petty; trivial
“He was our coachman, and my father once had him arrested, on account of some paltry offence, for twenty-four hours.”
“… a paltry, underhanded scheme to get someone fired.”
Falling short of a standard
“… the hotel's shabby, outdated exercise room was its paltry attempt at a health spa.”
Not following or in accordance with standards of honor and decency
“… just some paltry ruse to bilk the system.”
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