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poverty-stricken

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈpɑv·ər·tiˌstrɪk·ən/ us  
extremely poor: My grandparents arrived in this country as poverty-stricken immigrants.
Translations of “poverty-stricken”
in Chinese (Traditional) 貧困的,一貧如洗的…
in Russian очень бедный…
in Turkish fukara, sefalet/yokluk içinde, çok yoksul…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贫困的,一贫如洗的…
in Polish dotknięty biedą…
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