poor

pɔ(r)

Перевод:

Adjective: бедный плохой малоимущий низкий
Noun: бедные беднота бедняки неимущие

Фразы:

his poor broken-down animal - его бедное обессилевшее животное

as poor as a church mouse - бедный, как церковная мышь

to deal out alms to the poor - раздавать милостыню бедным

the divide between the rich and the poor - разрыв, пропасть между богатыми и бедными

to dole out bread to the poor - раздавать хлеб бедным

to enjoy good (poor) health - отличаться хорошим (плохим) здоровьем

feeble / flimsy / lame / poor / weak excuse - плохая отговорка

to make a bad / poor fist of smth. - плохо справиться с чем-л.

poor fool - дурачок

sign of poor form - признак дурного тона

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Примеры:

I am poor at sport. - Спортсмен из меня никакой. / Спорт — это не моё.

She came from a poor family. - Она родилась в бедной семье.

I am a poor swimmer. - Я плохо плаваю. / Пловец из меня плохой.

Oh, you poor thing. - Ах ты, бедняжка!

He's poor at sports. - Он не силён в спорте. / Из него никудышный спортсмен.

We were too poor to buy new clothes. - Мы были слишком бедны, чтобы покупать новую одежду.

My parents are both in rather poor health. - Оба моих родителя довольно слабого здоровья.

His English is very poor. - По-английски он говорит очень плохо.

He is in poor condition. - Он в плохом состоянии.

He blames himself for the team's poor performance. - Он винит себя в плохом выступлении команды.

He died a poor man. - Он умер в бедности.

She has a poor vocabulary. - У неё бедный словарный запас.

You poor old thing! - Ах ты бедняжка!

He is a poor loser. - Он не умеет достойно проигрывать.

The soil in this area is very poor. - Почва в этом районе очень бедная.

She is a poor sailor. - Её быстро укачивает. (разг.)

This book is poor stuff. - Это никчёмная книжонка.

You poor thing, you've had a hard time of it, haven't you? - Ах ты бедняжечка, вот тебе досталось-то, правда?

Oh, you poor thing! - Ах ты, бедняжечка!

a poor boy from the north - бедный парень с Севера

His poor health worries me. - Его плохое здоровье меня беспокоит.

The soil here is very poor. - Почва здесь очень бедная.

Poor kid, he's had a rough day. - Бедный парень, ему сегодня досталось.

Poor Richard - Бедный Ричард (псевдоним В. Франклина)

He is poor at spelling. - У него хромает правописание.

Poor old Ted was sick for weeks. - Бедняга Тед болел несколько недель.

His ad-lib comments showed poor judgment. - Его неподготовленные высказывания свидетельствовали о склонности принимать плохие решения.

Poor old blighter. - Бедный старичок.

I am but a poor scribe. - Я всего лишь никудышный писака.

Some poor slob got robbed. - Нескольких бедняг ограбили.

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Связанные термины:

dirt-poor: A dirt-poor person or place is extremely poor.

land-poor: owning much unprofitable land and lacking the money to maintain its fertility or improve it

piss-poor: If you describe something as piss-poor, you think it is of extremely poor quality.

poor box: a box, esp one in a church, used for the collection of alms or money for poor people

poor boy: a baguette filled with fried meat or seafood

poor chap: A chap is a man or boy .

poor cod: Trisopterus minutus; a small member of the cod family

poor farm: a farm for paupers, supported by a county or other local government

poor law: a law providing for the relief or support of the poor from public, esp parish, funds

poor laws: laws that provide for public relief and assistance for the poor

poor rate: a rate or tax levied by parishes for the relief or support of the poor

poor soul: You can refer to someone as a particular kind of soul when you are describing their character or condition.

the poor: poor, or needy, people collectively

time-poor: Someone who is time-poor has very little spare time or leisure time.

poor child: A child is a human being who is not yet an adult .

poor mouth: unjustified complaining, esp to excite sympathy

poor rating: A rating of something is a score or measurement of how good or popular it is.

poor White: a poverty-stricken and underprivileged White person, esp in the southern US and South Africa

poor hygiene: Hygiene is the practice of keeping yourself and your surroundings clean, especially in order to prevent illness or the spread of diseases.

poor judgment: Judgment is the ability to make sensible guesses about a situation or sensible decisions about what to do.

poor quality: The quality of something is how good or bad it is.

poor relation: If you describe one thing as a poor relation of another, you mean that it is similar to or part of the other thing, but is considered to be inferior to it.

poor service: The level or standard of service provided by an organization or company is the amount or quality of the work it can do for you.

poor-spirited: lacking in spirit ; cowardly

poor standard: A standard is a level of quality or achievement, especially a level that is thought to be acceptable .

poor management: Management is the control and organizing of a business or other organization.

poor visibility: Visibility means how far or how clearly you can see in particular weather conditions.

poor neighbourhood: A neighbourhood is one of the parts of a town where people live.

poor performance: Someone's or something's performance is how successful they are or how well they do something.

land-poor farmer: a farmer who owns much unprofitable land and lacks the money to maintain its fertility or improve it

poor man's orange: a grapefruit

poor man's orchid: any plant of the Chilean annual genus Schizanthus, some species of which are grown as pot or garden plants for their showy red, white, or yellow orchid-like flowers: family Solanaceae

poorbox: a box, esp one in a church, used for the collection of alms or money for the poor

poorhouse: In former times in Britain, a poorhouse was an institution in which poor people could live . It was paid for by the public.

to take a dim view poor view: If you take a dim view or a poor view of someone or something, you disapprove of them or have a low opinion of them.

a poor excuse for: a very inferior example of

cut a poor figure: to appear or behave badly

poor man's something: a ( cheaper ) substitute for something

overseer of the poor: a minor official of a parish attached to the workhouse or poorhouse

poor man's weatherglass: a weedy primulaceous plant, Anagallis arvensis, of temperate regions, having small red, purple, or white star-shaped flowers that close in bad weather

poor as a church mouse: very poor

in (good, poor, etc.) taste: in a form, style, or manner showing a (good, poor, etc.) sense of beauty, excellence, fitness, propriety, etc.

take a dim view of: to regard (something) with disfavour or disapproval

schizanthus: any plant of the Chilean annual genus Schizanthus, some species of which are grown as pot or garden plants for their showy red, white, or yellow orchid-like flowers: family Solanaceae

scarlet pimpernel: a weedy primulaceous plant, Anagallis arvensis, of temperate regions, having small red, purple, or white star-shaped flowers that close in bad weather

shepherd's weatherglass: a weedy primulaceous plant, Anagallis arvensis, of temperate regions, having small red, purple, or white star-shaped flowers that close in bad weather

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Однокоренные слова:

poorly - плохо, неудачно, скудно, худо, жалко, нездоровый, малолюдный
poorness - бедность

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