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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being badly made or maintained; The quality of being meager; Less than adequate; The state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions.

Usage examples (39)
  • The relative poorness of New England farmland
  • She was unrecognizable because of the poorness of the photography
  • Adjective : a poor family living on welfare. ,a region poor in mineral deposits. ,poor workmanship. ,poor soil. ,poor health. ,a...
  • Noun : sympathy for the poor for more
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