Definitions for poor
  • Poor (superl.) - Destitute of property; wanting in material riches or goods; needy; indigent.
  • Poor (superl.) - So completely destitute of property as to be entitled to maintenance from the public.
  • Poor (superl.) - Destitute of such qualities as are desirable, or might naturally be expected
  • Poor (superl.) - Wanting in fat, plumpness, or fleshiness; lean; emaciated; meager; as, a poor horse, ox, dog, etc.
  • Poor (superl.) - Wanting in strength or vigor; feeble; dejected; as, poor health; poor spirits.
  • Poor (superl.) - Of little value or worth; not good; inferior; shabby; mean; as, poor clothes; poor lodgings.
  • Poor (superl.) - Destitute of fertility; exhausted; barren; sterile; -- said of land; as, poor soil.
  • Poor (superl.) - Destitute of beauty, fitness, or merit; as, a poor discourse; a poor picture.
  • Poor (superl.) - Without prosperous conditions or good results; unfavorable; unfortunate; unconformable; as, a poor business; the sick man had a poor night.
  • Poor (superl.) - Inadequate; insufficient; insignificant; as, a poor excuse.
  • Poor (superl.) - Worthy of pity or sympathy; -- used also sometimes as a term of endearment, or as an expression of modesty, and sometimes as a word of contempt.
  • Poor (superl.) - Free from self-assertion; not proud or arrogant; meek.
  • Poor (n.) - A small European codfish (Gadus minutus); -- called also power cod.
  • Poorly (adv.) - In a poor manner or condition; without plenty, or sufficiency, or suitable provision for comfort; as, to live poorly.
  • Poorly (adv.) - With little or no success; indifferently; with little profit or advantage; as, to do poorly in business.
  • Poorly (adv.) - Meanly; without spirit.
  • Poorly (adv.) - Without skill or merit; as, he performs poorly.
  • Poorly (a.) - Somewhat ill; indisposed; not in health.
  • Poorness (n.) - The quality or state of being poor (in any of the senses of the adjective).
  • Poornesses - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
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