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penury
used in Romeo and Juliet

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Definition
a state of extreme poverty or destitution
  • Noting this penury,
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — JMantua. A Street. (56% in)
penury = poverty
There are no more uses of "penury" in Romeo and Juliet.

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