By Annette Rey
Since I love words, and we writers need to know them, I am creating a new category for my site – Word of the Week. These words will be new, fun, unusual, and sometimes ancient – simply because all words can be useful as we continue down our writing (and reading) road.
Today’s word is:
Exiguous is an adjective and means very small in size or amount.
His aristocratic family considered him a pauper due to his exiguous funds.
Synonyms are –
meager inadequate insufficient small scanty paltry negligible modest deficient piddling stingy miserly measly niggardly beggarly