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indigent
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition
so poor as to lack basic necessities like food and shelter; or people in that condition
  • ...by the authorities for the consumption of the central figure of the tragedy who was in capital spirits when prepared for death and evinced the keenest interest in the proceedings from beginning to end but he, with an abnegation rare in these our times, rose nobly to the occasion and expressed the dying wish (immediately acceded to) that the meal should be divided in aliquot parts among the members of the sick and indigent roomkeepers' association as a token of his regard and esteem.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (33% in)

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