|Flashcards: Latin Derivatives|
scanty, meager, small
Exiguous federal support brought the highway project to a standstill.
Related English words: exiguity, exiguousness
Latin root words: exiguus, exigua, exiguum - small, scanty; exigo, exigere, exegi, exactus - to drive out, force out; exiguitas, exiguitatis, f. - smallness; ago, agere, egi, actus - to do; to drive