Hindi translation of poor
poorPowered by COBUILD /pʊə, pɔː पुअ, पॉ/
Word forms: poorer, poorest
Definitions and Translations
1. adjective, plural noun
Someone who is poor has very little money and few possessions. The poor are people who are poor.गरीब/गरीब व्यक्ति mn ⇒ He was one of thirteen children from a poor family. ⇒ He often talked about helping the poor.
A poor country or area is inhabited by people who are poor.दरिद्रगरीब ⇒ ...children in a poor neighbourhood. ⇒ desperately/relatively/extremely poor ⇒ a poor country/nation/neighbourhood ⇒ a poor family/background
SET PHRASESrich and poor
SIMILAR WORDSimpoverished, deprived, poverty-stricken
OPPOSITESrich, affluent, wealthy, well-off
3. adjective before noun
You use poor to express sympathy for someone.बेचारा[बेचारी]अभागा[अभागी] ⇒ Poor Gordon!
If you describe something as poor, you mean that it is of a low quality or standard.घटियाखराब ⇒ The flat was in a poor state of repair.
Derived formspoorly adverbघटिया तरीके सेखराब तरीके से ⇒ ...poorly built blocks of flats.
If you describe an amount, rate, or number as poor, you mean that it is less than expected or less than is considered reasonable.अपर्याप्तअल्प ⇒ ...poor wages and working conditions.
Derived formspoorly adverbअपर्याप्त रूप से ⇒ The evening meetings were poorly attended.
You use poor to describe someone who is not very skilful in a particular activity.मामूलीअकुशलकमज़ोर ⇒ He was a poor actor.
Derived formspoorly adverbमामूली तरीके सेकमज़ोर तरीके से ⇒ Italy performed poorly in the match.
7. adjective after link verb
If something is poor in a particular quality or substance, it contains very little of the quality or substance.कमअल्प ⇒ Some foods are very rich in energy but poor in vitamins.
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Example Sentences Including 'poor'
The Kariens built poor copies that were vastly inferior to their Fardohnyan originals.TREASON KEEP (2001)
But our friend Napier wasn't a poor boy scrabbling in the gutter.BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)
Even in his imagination, she had been a poor substitute for R'shiel.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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'poor' in Other Languages
- Arabic: فَقِير
- Brazilian Portuguese: pobre
- Chinese: 贫穷的
- Croatian: siromašan siromašna
- Czech: chudý
- Danish: fattig
- Dutch: arm
- European Spanish: pobre
- Finnish: köyhä
- French: pauvre
- German: arm
- Greek: φτωχός φτωχή
- Italian: povero povera
- Japanese: 貧しい
- Korean: 가난한
- Norwegian: fattig
- Polish: biedny biedna
- Portuguese: pobre
- Romanian: sărac săracă, săraci, sărace
- Russian: бедный бедная
- Spanish: pobre
- Swedish: fattig fattigt
- Thai: ยากจน
- Turkish: yoksul
- Ukrainian: бідний
- Vietnamese: nghèo
Translation of poor from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary