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poverty   
      

It Has 7 letters ( p o v e r t y )         2 vowels ( o e )         5 consonants ( p v r t y )         Word on the contrary ytrevop

Which the in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English, from Old French _poverté_ (Modern French _pauvreté_), from Latin _paupertās_, from _pauper_ (“poor”) + _-tas_ (“noun of state suffix”). Cognates include _pauper_, _poor_.

From Middle English, from Old French poverté (Modern French pauvreté), from Latin paupertās, from pauper (poor) + -tas (noun of state suffix). Cognates include pauper, poor.

Which the in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɒvəti/ * (General American) IPA(key): /ˈpɑːvɚti/

Which the in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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POVERTY (_usually uncountable_, _plural_ POVERTIES) * The quality or state of being poor or indigent; want or scarcity of means of subsistence; indigence; need. * Any deficiency of elements or resources that are needed or desired, or that constitute richness; as, poverty of soil; poverty of the blood; poverty of ideas. SYNONYMS * See also Wikisaurus:poverty ANTONYMS * See also Wikisaurus:wealth RELATED TERMS * poor * poorness TRANSLATIONS

poverty (usually uncountable, plural poverties)

  1. The quality or state of being poor or indigent; want or scarcity of means of subsistence; indigence; need.
  2. Any deficiency of elements or resources that are needed or desired, or that constitute richness; as, poverty of soil; poverty of the blood; poverty of ideas.

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