noun see beggarly

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Beggarliness — Beg gar*li*ness, n. The quality or state of being beggarly; meanness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beggarliness — index poverty Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • beggarliness — noun The state or characteristic of being or resembling a beggar; destitution. Angry duns, beggarliness of income, scarcity of the necessaries and luxuries which dignity of rank demanded, the indifference and slights of ones equals, and the… …   Wiktionary

  • beggarliness — See beggarly. * * * …   Universalium

  • beggarliness — n. poverty, impoverishment, pauperism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • beggarliness — beg·gar·li·ness …   English syllables

  • beggarliness — gə(r)lēnə̇s, lin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being beggarly …   Useful english dictionary

  • beggarly — beggarliness, n. /beg euhr lee/, adj. 1. like or befitting a beggar. 2. meanly inadequate: How does he manage on such a beggarly salary? [1520 30; BEGGAR + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dada Bhagwan — (November 8, 1908 – January 2, 1988), born Ambalal Muljibhai Patel, also known as Dadashri, was an Indian Spiritual personality and leader of a new religious movement. He was a native of Bhadran, Gujarat, India and inspired the Akram Vignan, a… …   Wikipedia

  • beggarly — adjective Date: 1526 1. contemptibly mean, scant, petty, or paltry 2. befitting or resembling a beggar; especially marked by extreme poverty • beggarliness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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