not have a pot to piss in Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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not have a pot to piss in

very informal
to be very poor: Any help we can offer them will be appreciated. They don't have a pot to piss in.
Translations of “not have a pot to piss in”
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常窮困的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常穷的…
(Definition of not have a pot to piss in from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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