Spanish translation of penury
⇒ to live in penury
vivir en la penuria or miseria
⇒ to be reduced to penury
quedarse en la miseria
Example Sentences Including 'penury'
Herr Brendthase had seen his country fall from a pinnacle of imperial power to this -- humiliation, penury , moral disintegration.Dare Call It Treason
She enjoyed her life, wavering between grandeur and penury.The Ambassador's Women
Nellie had been her mother's housekeeper in the days before penury had set in.Miss Melville Regrets
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Translation of penury from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary