Definition of Beggar. Meaning of Beggar. Synonyms of Beggar
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Definition of Beggar
Beggar Beg"gar, n. [OE. beggere, fr. beg.]
1. One who begs; one who asks or entreats earnestly, or with
humility; a petitioner.
2. One who makes it his business to ask alms.
3. One who is dependent upon others for support; -- a
contemptuous or sarcastic use.
4. One who assumes in argument what he does not prove. --Abp.
BeggarBeggar Beg"gar, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Beggared; p. pr. & vb.
1. To reduce to beggary; to impoverish; as, he had beggared
2. To cause to seem very poor and inadequate.
It beggared all description. --Shak.
Meaning of Beggar from wikipedia
- of reciprocation. A person doing
such is called
, panhandler, or mendicant. Street beggars
may be found
in public places
such as transport
- The Blind Beggar
is a pub on Whitechapel
Road in Whitechapel
in the East End of London, England. It is where Ronnie
Kray murdered George Cornell
- The Beggars
or The Cripples
is an oil-on-panel by the Netherlandish Renaissance artist Pieter Bruegel
the Elder, painted
in 1568. It is now in the Louvre...
- King and the Beggar
-maid" is a 16th-century broadside ballad
of an African
king, Cophetua, and his love for the beggar Penelophon
- In economics, a beggar
is an economic policy through which
one country attempts
its economic problems
-my-neighbour, also known
or Beat your neighbour
out of doors, is a simple
card game somewhat similar
to war, and has...
- The Beggar
is a 1965 novella
by Naguib Mahfouz about
to find meaning
in existence. It is set in post-revolutionary Cairo during
the time of...
- King of Beggars
is a 1992 Hong Kong martial
Chan, starring Stephen
Cheung, Ng Man-tat and Norman
is a Chinese
dish of chicken
that is stuffed, wrapped
in clay and lotus
leaves, and slowly baked
at low heat. It can take six hours
and Co (also written Beggar
& Co) are a British
pop/jazz-funk group, composed
of core members Kenny
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