Definition of 'poverty-stricken'
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The debt of a poverty-stricken family trying to get enough to eat is not the same as a company reaching beyond its means to take on debt.Christianity Today (2000)
But her poverty-stricken family live in north eastern India where health care is only for those who can pay.The Sun (2013)
A battle over land ownership of the south's land is another fight this poverty-stricken country can scarcely afford.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Definition of poverty-stricken from the Collins English Dictionary