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Definition of Paltrier

Paltrier
Paltry Pal"try, a. [Compar. Paltrier; superl. Paltriest.] [Cf. Prov. E. paltry refuse, rubbish, LG. paltering ragged, palte, palter, a rag, a tatter, Dan. pialt, Sw. palta, pl. paltor.] Mean; vile; worthless; despicable; contemptible; pitiful; trifling; as, a paltry excuse; paltry gold. --Cowper. The paltry prize is hardly worth the cost. --Byron. Syn: See Contemptible.

Meaning of Paltrier from wikipedia

- Wiktionary's entry on "paltry" instead. You can also search for Paltry in Wikipedia to check for alternative titles or spellings. Start the Paltry article, using...
- scandalized, and rave as if the whole world were a slum. They make much ado about paltry things, lavishing excessive language upon trifling subjects. What if somewhere...
- death by disease and other causes. Finally they would observe that we spend paltry sums for po****tion planning, even though its spontaneous growth is an urgent...
- laboratory in a two-story house in Medellín. On his first trip, Pablo bought a paltry 30 pounds (14 kg) of paste in what was noted as the first step towards building...
- February 12, 2014. Cavan Sieczkowski (January 22, 2014). "Jonah Hill Paid Paltry $60,000 For 'Wolf Of Wall Street'". Huffingtonpost.com. Archived from the...
- original on 2007-10-11. Retrieved 2011-01-30. "The rivalry? Not with Penn's paltry performance this season". The Daily Princetonian. 2002-02-12. Archived from...
- with bandmate Keith Richards, who was irritated when Jagger accepted the "paltry honour". Richards said that he did not want to take the stage with someone...
- wide release in three years; it garnered mediocre reviews and grossed a paltry US$4.7 million in its opening w****end. Nevertheless, The Globe and Mail...
- in a diluted form, and also made it possible for his protagonists to win paltry victories. Lovecraft, like his contemporaries, envisioned "savages" as closer...
- growth of the farm sector has recorded a 4.39% increase in 2012–13, over a paltry 1.3% growth in the previous fiscal year. The agricultural sector has a share...
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