from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Suffering from poverty; miserably poor. See Synonyms at poor.
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- 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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