pauperism

  • 1 pauperism — PAUPERÍSM s.n. (livr.) Stare de extremă sărăcie în care se află cineva; paupertate. – Din fr. paupérisme. Trimis de valeriu, 03.02.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  PAUPERÍSM s. v. paupertate. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  pauperísm s. n.… …

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  • 2 Pauperism — (Lat. pauper , poor) is a term meaning poverty or generally the state of being poor, but in English usage particularly the condition of being a pauper , i.e. in receipt of relief administered under the poor law. From this springs a more general… …

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  • 3 Pauperism — Pau per*ism, n. [Cf. F. paup[ e]risme.] The state of being a pauper; the state of indigent persons requiring support from the community. Whatly. [1913 Webster] Syn: Poverty; indigence; penury; want; need; destitution. See {Poverty}. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 pauperism — index bankruptcy, indigence, poverty, privation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 pauperism — [pô′pəriz΄əm] n. the condition of being a pauper …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 pauperism — pauper ► NOUN 1) a very poor person. 2) historical a recipient of public charity. DERIVATIVES pauperism noun pauperize (also pauperise) verb. ORIGIN from Latin, poor …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 pauperism — noun see pauper …

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  • 8 pauperism — /paw peuh riz euhm/, n. the state or condition of utter poverty. [1805 15; PAUPER + ISM] * * * …

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  • 9 pauperism — noun The state of being a pauper; poverty …

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  • 10 pauperism — Synonyms and related words: bare cupboard, bare subsistence, beggarliness, beggary, deprivation, destitution, empty purse, grinding poverty, gripe, hand to mouth existence, homelessness, impecuniousness, impoverishment, indigence, lack,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 pauperísm — s. n. (sil. pau ) …

    Romanian orthography

  • 12 pauperism — pau·per·ism || pɔːpÉ™rɪzm n. beggary, mendicancy, state of relying on charity; destitution, poverty, indigence …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13 pauperism — n. Indigence, destitution, penury, extreme poverty, want, need …

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  • 14 pauperism — n poverty, destitution, penury, indigence, impecuniousness, impecuniosity, pennilessness, neediness, reduced circumstances; beggary, mendicancy, mendicity, pauperage, pauperdom; insolvency, bankruptcy, liquidation; distress, difficulties, straits …

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  • 15 pauperism — pau·per·ism …

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  • 16 pauperism — /ˈpɔpərɪzəm/ (say pawpuhrizuhm) noun utter poverty …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 pauperism — s ( en) massfattigdom …

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  • 18 pauperism — noun a state of extreme poverty or destitution their indigence appalled him a general state of need exists among the homeless • Syn: ↑indigence, ↑need, ↑penury, ↑pauperization • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 19 Poverty and Pauperism — • Persons whose existence is dependent for any considerable period upon charitable assistance, whether this assistance be public or private. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Poverty and Pauperism     Poverty and Paup …

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  • 20 paupertate — PAUPERTÁTE s.f. (livr.) Stare de extremă sărăcie în care se află cineva; pauperism. ♢ (Ieşit din uz) Act (sau certificat) de paupertate = act (sau certificat) prin care se atestă că o persoană nu posedă bunuri impozabile. [var.: pauperitáte s.f.] …

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