beggar

Part of speech: noun

Beggarliness.

Part of speech: verb

To reduce to want; impoverish.

Part of speech: noun

One who requests alms; a destitute person.

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Usage examples "beggar":

  1. Look here- that beggar wants talking to!" - "The Story of Louie", Oliver Onions.
  2. My friend isn't in the least like a beggar. - "Madge Morton, Captain of the Merry Maid", Amy D. V. Chalmers.
  3. Instead of an answer to his question the beggar straightened himself to his full height, " So you have not been home?" - "The Trail of the Tramp", A-No. 1 (AKA Leon Ray Livingston).