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Poor - Ku pfumala. Vusiwana

Poor is an English word meaning "Ku pfumala. Vusiwana" in Xitsonga. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of poor
- Poor adj
- Moderate to inferior in quality; "they improved the quality from mediocre to above average"; "he would make a poor spy" [syn: {mediocre}, {second-rate}]
- Deserving or inciting pity; "a hapless victim"; "miserable victims of war"; "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy; "piteous appeals for help"; "pitiable homeless children"; "a pitiful fate"; "Oh, you poor thing"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "a wretched life" [syn: {hapless}, {miserable}, {misfortunate}, {pathetic}, {piteous}, {pitiable}, {pitiful}, {wretched}]
- Having little money or few possessions; "deplored the gap between rich and poor countries"; "the proverbial poor artist living in a garret" [ant: {rich}]
- Characterized by or indicating lack of money; "the country had a poor economy" [ant: {rich}]
- Low in degree; "expectations were poor"
- Badly supplied with desirable qualities or substances; "a poor land"; "the area was poor in timber and coal"; "food poor in nutritive value" [ant: {rich}]
- Not sufficient to meet a need; "an inadequate income"; "a poor salary"; "money is short"; "on short rations"; "food is in short supply"; "short on experience" [syn: {inadequate}, {short}]
- Unsatisfactory; "a poor light for reading"; "poor morale"
- Yielding little by great labor; "a hardscrabble farm"; "poor soil" [syn: {hardscrabble}]
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