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pauper
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
someone who is very poor
  • Here was an opportunity for Mr. Tulliver to provide for his wife and daughter without any assistance from his wife's relations, and without that too evident descent into pauperism which makes it annoying to respectable people to meet the degraded member of the family by the wayside.
    3.8 — Book 3 Chapter 8 — Daylight on the Wreck (14% in)

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