nouveau pauvre love

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  • n. A newly impoverished person; somebody who has recently become poor.
  • adj. Similar to or having the qualities of a nouveau povre.

Etymologies

From French nouveau pauvre ("new poor"), modeled on nouveau riche ("new money"). First attested 1965. (Wiktionary)

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