Synonyms of paltry in English:

paltry


See definition of paltry

adjective

1‘a paltry sum of money’

SYNONYMS
small, meagre, trifling, insignificant, negligible, inadequate, insufficient, scant, scanty, derisory, pitiful, pitiable, pathetic, miserable, sorry, wretched, puny, trivial, niggardly, beggarly, mean, ungenerous, inappreciable, mere
informal measly, piddling, piffling, mingy, poxy, dinky
rare exiguous
ANTONYMS

considerable, substantial

2‘naval glory struck him as paltry’

SYNONYMS
worthless, petty, trivial, unimportant, insignificant, inconsequential, of little account, of little consequence, meaningless, negligible, nugatory, minor, footling, contemptible
informal penny-ante
British informal twopenny, twopenny-halfpenny
North American informal nickel-and-dime, picayune
ANTONYMS

important, significant, valuable