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poverty-stricken

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Suffering from poverty; miserably poor. See Synonyms at poor.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Very poor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Reduced to a state of poverty; suffering from the effects of poverty; needy; indigent.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. poor enough to need help from others

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