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Engelsk navneord: poorness

1. poorness (om tilstand) the state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)impoverishment, poverty


Mindre specifikke termerfinancial condition


Mere specifikke termerdeprivation, destitution, impecuniousness, indigence, need, neediness, pauperism, pauperization, pennilessness, penuriousness, penury, privation, want


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)wealth, wealthiness

2. poorness (om egenskab) less than adequate


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe relative poorness of New England farmland.


Mindre specifikke termeraridity, barrenness, fruitlessness

3. poorness (om egenskab) the quality of being meager


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn exiguity of cloth that would only allow of miniature capes.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)exiguity, leanness, meagerness, meagreness, scantiness, scantness


Mindre specifikke termerdeficiency, inadequacy, insufficiency


Mere specifikke termerabstemiousness, spareness, sparseness, sparsity, thinness, wateriness

4. poorness (om egenskab) the quality of being poorly made or maintained


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe was unrecognizable because of the poorness of the photography.


Mindre specifikke termerinferiority, low quality









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