"beggarly" Definition

  1. a. In the condition of, or like, a beggar; suitable for a beggar; extremely indigent; poverty-stricken; mean; poor; contemptible.
  2. a. Produced or occasioned by beggary.
  3. adv. In an indigent, mean, or despicable manner; in the manner of a beggar.

More About beggarly

Position in dictionary: 9469 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., adv.,
Words that start with "beggarly": 1
Words that end with "beggarly": 1
Words that contain "beggarly": 1
Next words in dictionary: beggary, begged, beggestere, begging, beghard, begild, begilded, begilt, begin, beginner
Previous words in dictionary: beggarliness, beggarism, beggaring, beggarhood, beggared, beggar's ticks, beggar's lice, beggar, beggable, begetting

English Dictionary Definition of beggarly

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