Definition of meagerly in US English:

meagerly

(British meagrely)

adverb

  • See meager

    • ‘It was meagerly decorated by the art department, but it flourished.’
    • ‘I lived meagerly on my savings and supported my son and myself with no child support.’
    • ‘It was meagerly furnished, but comfortable and cozy.’
    • ‘But elsewhere, it wasn't taken seriously and anti-virus programs were used meagrely in the eastern part of the globe.’
    • ‘He lives very meagerly and asks no buddy for help, they don't care.’

Pronunciation

meagerly

/ˈmēɡərlē//ˈmiɡərli/