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

  • transitive v. To make a pauper of; impoverish.

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  • v. To make someone a pauper; to impoverish

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To reduce to pauperism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To reduce to pauperism; make a pauper of. Also spelled pauperise.

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

  • v. reduce to beggary

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