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pauper

(formerly) a destitute person supported by public charity
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In my view, this government of the rich has neither concern for rights and justice nor for the damage it does in pauperising low paid families as long as its ideological attacks on the trade union movement can be carried out.
40) hypothesis to compare other political leadership models in Africa that are rather premised on pauperising the people.
THE government has changed, but welfare schemes and pauperising scams continue to complement each other in Uttar Pradesh.