Definition of “grind the faces of the poor” - English Dictionary

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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.

(Definition of “grind the faces of the poor” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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