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貧しい, まずしい

  • mazushii
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • poor
  • needy

Examples of 貧しい,まずしい in a Sentence

われわれ貧しいあざ笑ってはいけない。
We must not laugh at the poor.
貧しいので買えない。
Being poor, he can't buy it.
めるますます貧しいますます貧しくなる。
The rich grow richer and the poor grow poorer.
The affluence of the United States is often contrasted with the poverty of undeveloped countries.
Such an economic program will help the rich at the expense of the poor.
Even though he was poor, he was happy.
めるますます貧しいますます貧しくなる。
The rich grow richer and the poor grow poorer.
貧しいいえども彼女幸せ
Though she is poor, she is happy.
This law will benefit the poor.
The man was ashamed of being born poor.

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