Definition of 'penurious'
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The lands of the abbey had shrunk, chipped away over the years by penurious owners. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (1990)How on earth had two penurious nineteen-year-olds afforded it? TIME OF THE WOLF (1990)
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Used Rarely. penurious is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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