down-and-out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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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.
noun [C] uk   us   UK
a ​person who has no ​money and no ​home
(Definition of down-and-out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “down-and-out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 穷困潦倒的, 时运不济的…
in Turkish sefil, derbeder, biçare…
in Russian нищий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 窮困潦倒的, 時運不濟的…
in Polish bez środków do życia…
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