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down-and-out

adjective uk   us   /ˌdaʊn.əˈnaʊt/
C2 having no luck, no money, and no opportunities: a down-and-out loser Nobody loves you when you're down and out.
down-and-out
noun [C] uk   us   UK
a person who has no money and no home
Translations of “down-and-out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 窮困潦倒的, 時運不濟的…
in Russian нищий…
in Turkish sefil, derbeder, biçare…
in Chinese (Simplified) 穷困潦倒的, 时运不济的…
in Polish bez środków do życia…
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