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pauper
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The Scarlet Letter

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Definition someone who is very poor
  • None so ready as she to give of her little substance to every demand of poverty, even though the bitter-hearted pauper threw back a gibe in requital of the food brought regularly to his door, or the garments wrought for him by the fingers that could have embroidered a monarch's robe.
    Chapter 13 -- Another View of Hester (21% in)

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