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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking funds.

Usage examples (15)
  • I wish it would, because I'm stone-broke and haven't any more cartridges.
  • We even fell afoul of highwaymen on the return leg, gentlemen so inept they didn't know what to do when they found out that everyone aboard the coach was stone-broke.
  • It is surprising, the money that is made out of stone-broke tramps.
  • "But you," said Forrest to the earl, "what would you do if you were stone-broke?" for more
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