beggarly /ˈbɛɡəli/

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I. adjective

1. pitifully or deplorably meagre or bad

the stipend in 1522 was a beggarly 26 shillings.
2. poverty-stricken; very poor.

his circumstances were beggarly.
II. derivatives

beggarliness
noun


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