eke out definition

  • verb:
    • to supplement
    • to have with trouble or effort.
    • health supplement what is thought to be lacking
    • stay from day-to-day, as with some difficulty
    • make by laborious and precarious means
    • obtain with difficulty
    • to supplement
    • to get with trouble or energy.
    • supplement what exactly is considered deficient
    • stay from day to day, much like some hardship
    • make by laborious and precarious means
    • obtain with difficulty
    • to supplement
    • to get with difficulty or energy.
    • supplement understanding considered lacking
    • live from day-to-day, as with some hardship
    • make by laborious and precarious means
    • obtain with difficulty

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