To eke out her meager pay, Betty turned to writing.
They eke out a bare existence ( ie They scarcely manage ) on his low salary.
They had to eke out a livinga tiny income.
To my surprise I eke out a small sound.
We are no more inclined to eke out our sentimental sorrows cherish our bodily pains.
We must try to eke out our water supply.
The crew started to eke out there scanty supply of fresh water.
His defense during the final match was superb, allowing him to eke out a draw.
Even in China's richest city, huge numbers of people eke out a very modest existence.
They eke out victories now, or inexplicably stumble like they did Tuesday night against 5 - 16 Sacramento.
Migrants send home cash that helps eke out low village incomes.
Many workers can only eke out their redundancy money for about 10 weeks.
They eke out a bare existence on his low salary.
In certain cases, education and enlightenment can serve to eke out evil.
He works hard all day long every day to eke out a living for his family.