Definition of poor man's
1 —used to refer to someone (such as a performer) who is like another person in some ways but not as talented or successful a young actor who is said to be the poor man's James Dean
2 —used to refer to something that is like something else but not as expensive Pewter is the poor man's silver.
Word by Word Definitions
: lacking material possessions
: of, relating to, or characterized by poverty
: less than adequate : meager
: an individual human
: an adult male human
: to supply with people (as for service)
: to station members of a ship's crew at
: to serve in the force or complement of
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