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poorly off

adjective [after verb] uk   us  
poor, having little money and/or few possessions: The country was so poorly off it had to close many of its embassies abroad.
Translations of “poorly off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 貧困的,沒錢的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贫困的,没钱的…
(Definition of poorly off from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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