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Russian translation of “poverty”

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poverty

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈpɒvəti/
B2 when you are very poor
бедность
tolive in poverty Poverty and poor
Translations of “poverty”
in Korean 가난…
in Arabic فَقْر…
in French pauvreté…
in Italian povertà, miseria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貧困,貧窮…
in Turkish yoksulluk, fakirlik, sefalet…
in Polish bieda, nędza, ubóstwo…
in Spanish pobreza…
in Portuguese pobreza…
in German die Armut…
in Catalan pobresa…
in Japanese 貧困, 貧乏…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贫困,贫穷…
(Definition of poverty from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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