Spanish translation of 'penury'
Example Sentences Including 'penury'
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He wanted to alter the terms agreed with his ex-wife because the way it was structured meant the credit crunch had reduced him to relative penury.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The simple reality for most people is that they must save more if they want to avoid penury in old age.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
What has happened to my 71-year-old mother recently has reduced her to near penury.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. penury is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of penury from the Collins English to Spanish
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