Definição de 'penniless'
Exemplos de frases que contêm penniless
Esses exemplos foram selecionados automaticamente e podem conter conteúdo sensível. Leia mais…
She came to this country virtually penniless and seized an opportunity. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He sounds wistful for a time when actors died penniless. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And my ambition is to die penniless. The Sun (2009) Virtually penniless, she was diagnosed with lung cancer. DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)A lot of those actors died penniless. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was 44 and virtually penniless. The Sun (2013)Forced from her home by the civil war, she lived almost penniless in temporary camps barely able to find enough food. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I can't return to work as a chef for another six weeks at least and am almost penniless. The Sun (2012)He appears to have come to Britain after the war, almost penniless. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Almost penniless, she bequeathed a "few trifling memorials' to friends. PERDITA: The Life of Mary Robinson (2004)After applying for 120 jobs with no luck, he was left homeless and virtually penniless. The Sun (2013)It is sustained by security forces whose middle and lower ranks are almost as penniless, starving and demoralised as the citizens they are meant to suppress. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Hundreds of sports and entertainment figures in Europe and America have earned large incomes in their careers and died penniless. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)Not least when, despite all the success, she was left virtually penniless thanks to an astronomical tax bill that wiped out the band. The Sun (2013)A penniless refugee, he still wanted to carry on with the medical studies he had commenced in Prague. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A FORMER financial agony aunt has been left virtually penniless after a costly divorce battle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Tendências de penniless
Palavra de uso ocasional. penniless é uma das 30000 palavras mais frequentemente usadas no dicionário Collins
Ver uso em
Traduções de penniless
Inglês Britânico: penniless ADJECTIVE
Someone who is penniless has hardly any money at all.
They'd soon be penniless and homeless if she couldn't find suitable work.
Definição de penniless do Collins Dicionário Inglês
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Collins Reference Catalogue 2019
View our new 2019 reference catalogue. From dictionaries, phrasebooks, language learning, atlases and maps, general reference and puzzles, you'll be sure to find books that appeal to you.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.