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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person's financial situation (good or bad); Your overall condition in life (including everything that happens to you); The state (usually personal) with regard to wealth.

Usage examples (42)
  • We are responsible for actions performed in response to circumstances for which we are not responsible.
  • He found himself in straitened circumstances
  • A victim of circumstances
  • Each person was helped according to his circumstances for more
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