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penniless 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈpenēlis/,
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(of a person) Having no money; very poor,
  1. (of a person) Having no money; very poor


  1. hard up: not having enough money to pay for necessities
  2. (pennilessness) impecuniousness: a state of lacking money
  3. Poverty is the lack of basic human needs, such as clean water, nutrition, health care, education, clothing and shelter, because of the inability to afford them. This is also referred to as absolute poverty or destitution. ...
  4. Not having a penny; utterly impoverished; extremely poor