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waifs and strays

UK people with no ​homes: Her ​house is always ​full of ​waifs and ​strays.
(Definition of waifs and strays from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “waifs and strays”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无家可归者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無家可歸者…
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