penniless Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"penniless" in British English

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pennilessadjective

uk   us   /ˈpen.i.ləs/
having no ​money: She ​fell in ​love with a penniless ​artist.
(Definition of penniless from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"penniless" in American English

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pennilessadjective, adverb

 us   /ˈpen·i·ləs/
without any ​money at all: a penniless ​youth
(Definition of penniless from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"penniless" in Business English

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pennilessadjective

uk   us   /ˈpeniləs/
without any ​money at all: A ​series of ​badinvestmentsleft him almost penniless.
(Definition of penniless from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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