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English definition of “poor”


adjective (BAD)    /pɔːr/ US  /pʊr/
B2 not good, being of a very low quality , quantity , or standard : a poor harvest Last year's exam results were fairly poor. I was always very poor at maths at school . Dad had been in poor health for several years . At last month's meeting , attendance was poor.Not of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for bad
(Definition of poor adjective (BAD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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