beggary

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noun beg·gary \ˈbe-gə-rē\

Definition of beggary

  1. 1 :  poverty, penury

  2. 2 :  the class of beggars

  3. 3 :  the practice of begging

Examples of beggary in a sentence

  1. too many people are homeless and living in shameful beggary in this country

14th Century

First Known Use of beggary

14th century


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