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paltry

US [ˈpɔltri]
UK [ˈpɔːltri]
  • adj.可忽略不计的;微小的;微不足道的;无价值的
  • Web不足取的;琐碎的;吝啬的
Comparative Degree:paltrier  Superlative:paltriest  
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adj.
1.
可忽略不计的;微小的;微不足道的too small to be considered as important or useful
This account offers a paltry 1% return on your investment.
这个账户给你投资的回报仅是微不足道的 1%。
a paltry sum
小得可怜的数额
2.
无价值的;无用的having no value or useful qualities
a paltry gesture
没有意义的姿态

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