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maigre  

      adj  
   [personne]   thin, skinny  
Ma mère me trouve trop maigre.      My mother says I'm too thin.  
     (fig)  
[chances]  
slim  
[espoir]  
little
   [viande]   lean  
[fromage]  
low-fat
     (sans viande)    jours maigres      days of abstinence, days without meat  
   [végétation]   thin, sparse
      adv  
faire maigre      to abstain from meat  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
maigre adj.
thin

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
adv.
in medium face
n.
meagre cost
n.
light meal
n.
lean coal
n.
Lean concrete
~
exp.
to abstain from meat
n.
low-fat diet
nm.
low-fat yoghurt
n.
insulin-dependent diabetes
n.
low-fat yoghurt
n.
low-fat cheese
exp.
small consolation
id.
as thin as a rake
adj.
thin as a rail ; skinny as a pancake ; thin as a wire
[Fig.] très maigre
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caractère maigre

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