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destitute
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
extremely poor; or lacking the necessities of life such as food and shelter

The expression "destitute of" means:  lacking
  • It is said that I have destroyed the home of the destitute.
    4.18 — Part 4 Chapter 18 (87% in)
  • It is forgotten that but for me the destitute could not have had this particular home.
    4.18 — Part 4 Chapter 18 (87% in)

There are no more uses of "destitute" in The Fountainhead.

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