meager - Dictionary definition and meaning for word
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meager = m + eager
concentrate on "eager".
A person is eager only when he/she is in a desperate need of something inadequate...or scanty in supply.
relate it to 'beggar'
mea==mean (fish in tamil) mean karans life is always scanty
Relate to beggar and miser ; A miser beggar may be very thin because of bad quality and insufficient eating.