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|part of speech:
||without money, possessions, or other basic needs.
The community center serves free meals to poor people.
She got a poor grade on the test.
- excellent, fine, grand, great, superior
- similar words:
- awful, weak
||having bad luck; experiencing bad things.
This poor woman lost both her husband and her son in the accident.
- fortunate, lucky
||bad, cheap, defective
The words poor
, and pour
sound alike but have different meanings.
Word Builder: poor +
in a poor way; not well.