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dirt poor

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very poor: In the tiny town where I grew up, my family and most of our neighbors were dirt poor.
Translations of “dirt poor”
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常貧窮的,赤貧的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常贫穷的,赤贫的…
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