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grind the faces of the poor

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Someone who grinds the faces of the poor, treats poor people very badly, often to get money from them.
Traducciones de “grind the faces of the poor”
en chino (tradicionál) 欺壓平民,搜刮民財…
en chino (simplificado) 欺压平民、搜刮民财的人…
(Definition of grind the faces of the poor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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