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We found 50 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word poor:
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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. poor, the poor: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. poor: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. poor: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. poor: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. poor: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. -poor, poor: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Poor, Poor, poor, the poor: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. poor, the poor: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. poor: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. poor: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. poor: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. poor: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Poor, poor, the poor: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. poor: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. poor: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. poor: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. poor: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Poor (disambiguation), Poor, The Poor (American band), The Poor (Australian band), The Poor: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Poor: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. poor: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. poor: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. poor: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. poor: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Poor: E Cobham Brewer, The Reader's Handbook [home, info]
  25. poor: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  26. Poor: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. poor, the poor: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. poor: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. poor: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. Poor, poor: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. The poor, poor: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  32. poor: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. poor: Epicurus.com Coffee Glossary [home, info]
  2. Poor: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. poor: Glossary of research economics [home, info]
  2. poor: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. poor: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. poor: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. poor: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Poor: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. POOR: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. poor: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Poor: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. Poor: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. po'or, poor: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. poor: Glossary of Coffee Terminology [home, info]
  2. Poor: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  3. Poor: Coin Collecting [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (poor)

adjective:  low in degree ("Expectations were poor")
adjective:  having little money or few possessions ("Deplored the gap between rich and poor countries")
adjective:  badly supplied with desirable qualities or substances ("A poor land")
adjective:  characterized by or indicating lack of money ("The country had a poor economy")
adjective:  unsatisfactory ("A poor light for reading")
adjective:  not sufficient to meet a need ("A poor salary")
adjective:  moderate to inferior in quality ("He would make a poor spy")
adjective:  yielding little by great labor ("Poor soil")
adjective:  deserving or inciting pity ("Oh, you poor thing")
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #8797)

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