IPA|/ËpÉËltÉ»i/ (w:British English|BrE?)
IPA|[ËpÉËlt(Ê)É¹i] (w:General American|GA)
paltry (compar: paltrier, superl: paltriest)
- trashy, trivial, of little value
#:This is indeed a paltry flyer about a silly product.
#:She made some paltry excuse and left.
- meager; worthless; pitiful; trifling
#:Could someone hope to survive on such a paltry income?
#:Student grants these days are paltry, and many students have to take out loans.
French : misÃ©rable; dÃ©risoire