beggar description

Definition of beggar description

chiefly British
used to talk about something that is very difficult to describe
  • a plot so complex that it beggars description

Word by Word Definitions

beggar play
  1. : one that begs (see 1beg 1)

  2. : pauper

  3. : fellow

  1. : to reduce to poverty or the practice of asking for charity : to reduce to beggary

  2. : to exceed the resources or abilities of : defy

description play
  1. : an act of describing

  2. : a statement or account giving the characteristics of someone or something : a descriptive statement or account

  3. : kind or character especially as determined by salient (see 1salient 3b) features


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