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нищета (ništetaf

  1. poverty

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нищета́ (niščetáf inan (genitive нищеты́, uncountable)

  1. poverty, destitution, penury, misery
    • 1886, Anton Chekhov, "The Chorus Girl":
      А между тем есть средство спасти его и нас от нищеты и позора.
      A méždu tem jest' srédstvo spastí jevó i nas ot niščetý i pozóra.
      And yet there is a chance of saving him and us from destitution and disgrace.
  2. beggars, beggary

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