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beggaring


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Beggar  \Beg"gar\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Beggared};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Beggaring}.] 
  1.  To  reduce  to  beggary;  to  impoverish;  as  he  had  beggared 
  himself.  --Milton. 
 
  2.  To  cause  to  seem  very  poor  and  inadequate. 
 
  It  beggared  all  description.  --Shak. 




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