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poverty–stricken

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adjective pov·er·ty–strick·en \-ˌstri-kən\

Simple Definition of poverty–stricken

  • : very poor

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of poverty–stricken

  1. :  very poor :  destitute

1786

First Known Use of poverty–stricken

1786


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