Noun(1) a pauper who lives by begging
Verb(1) be beyond the resources of(2) reduce to beggary
(1) Moreover, it would not only beggar our neighbours but eventually Australia as well, by preventing Australian businesses from competing effectively in global markets.(2) How many times have you been asked in the street for some money from a seemingly homeless person or a beggar ?(3) why should I beggar myself for you?(4) Or would he choose to beggar the kingdom, leaving it weak and defenceless against his forces, just for the entertainment?(5) The poor beggar 's badly burned body was supposed to be in the coffin awaiting collection.(6) The cool million generally goes to some lucky beggar down south.(7) She was no more than a poor beggar , young, sick and starving.(8) You might call him a beggar , or a homeless man, or whatever.(9) Woe to the poor beggar upon whom he sees, or thinks he sees, spots or blemishes.(10) He was a cute little beggar , looked like you as well.(11) They demands that families beggar themselves to send their children to university.(12) Rather than return to jail after a weekend outside, Markov became a homeless man, cultivating the look of a madman in order to get more money as a beggar .(13) One young beggar , surnamed Liu, begins his work before dawn and can earn more than 200 yuan a day.(14) If I give money to a beggar it is because I want to do something nice for him.(15) Not too much to beggar the family, but not too little as to be meaningless.(16) So he never responds when a blind or crippled beggar or a mother cradling her baby holds out a hand for money.
(1) lucky beggar :: gelukkig bedelaar
2. mendicant ::
3. tramp ::
4. vagrant ::
5. vagabond ::
6. hobo ::
11. bum ::
13. mooch ::
14. pauperize ::
Different Formsbeggar, beggared, beggaring, beggarly, beggars, beggary
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