alphabet

Beggar

Definition of beggar:

part of speech: noun

Beggarliness.

part of speech: verb

To reduce to beggary.

part of speech: noun

One who begs: one who lives by begging.

part of speech: verb

To take everything away from; to use up all the possibilities of; as, the horrors of a battlefield beggar description.

part of speech: noun

One who asks with humility; one who makes it his business to ask for alms; one who is reduced to extreme poverty.

part of speech: verb

To reduce to beggary: to exhaust.

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