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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who lives by asking others for money.

Usage examples (34)
  • I would rather be a beggar and spend my money like a king, than be a king and spend money like a beggar.
  • I calling her beggar, and she me pricklouse, which vexed me
  • "Let us call the beggar up with one of his own telephones," said
  • What does it mean when the beggar is more powerful than the one that extends the coin? for more
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