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people who have little money and few possessions
someone who is very poor and lives by asking people for money or food
old-fashioned a very poor person
people who are poor and have no social advantages
someone who works on another person’s farm or on their own small farm. This word is used mainly about people in poor countries or people in history
the people in a society who do not have much money or property
formal people who are dispossessed
informal a country or organization that has serious financial problems
mainly Americanoffensive white people who are poor and badly educated
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone more control over their life or more power to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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