paltry - Dictionary definition and meaning for word paltry
Relate this word to poultry. If poultry is not kept or stored properly, it will become worthless.
(pal+try)Imagine you are advising your friend "hey pal(close friend), don't try it..it's not worth considering this option"
Pal + Try. Pal means friend. Since you have very less no of pals/friends you keep on trying to make new ones
sounds like POULTRY,that have MISERABLE life
its like this PAL(friend)+try(try).....so it goes like this friend try again u made insignificant effort
PANTRY car of railways provide PALTRY amount of meal as compared to platform caterers for the tantamount of money.
PALTRY rhymes with PAUCITY which means dearth scarcity, paltry means insignificant or small in value
hey PAL(friend)TRYeng to impress her is NOT WORTHY as she is already engaged
paltry sounds like POULTRY which is INSIGNIFICANT for VEGETARIANS
suppose a salesman is trying to persuade to buy sth:"Its really cheap PAL,TRY it!",thus, PALTRY=petty and insignificant amount
pal+try = hey pal dont try somethin which is insignificant and trifling
chickens are paltry poultry.
POULTRY is worthless as we kill chickens to eat....hence PALTRY sounds like POULTRY....
pal (pole) and try(tree)...a pole is very small in comparison to the tree..so paultry- very small value
Hey pal try it man...you tel ur pal to try something because its not all that costly, its petty or of insignificant amt
sounds lyk pantry.. today our pantry has very less snacks
Paltry-remember poultry, poultry is important coz it gives chicken(i like chicken),so paltry is unimportant. poultry - important paltry- unimportant
read it as "partly" which means "partial" so adha-adhoora kam has no significance in your path success.....
My pals trying to give back borrowed money but he can't cause he's poor.
paltry same sound as party(political party),so nowadays political party are becoming insignificant to the peoples.