poverty-stricken

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

Definition of poverty-stricken

:very poor :destitute

First Known Use of poverty-stricken

1786


POVERTY-STRICKEN Defined for English Language Learners

poverty-stricken

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Definition of poverty-stricken for English Language Learners

  • : very poor


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