impoverish

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impoverish /ɪmˈpɑːvərɪʃ/ verb
impoverishes; impoverished; impoverishing
impoverish
/ɪmˈpɑːvərɪʃ/
verb
impoverishes; impoverished; impoverishing
Learner's definition of IMPOVERISH
[+ object]
: to make (someone) poor
: to use up the strength or richness of (something, such as land)

— impoverished

adjective [more impoverished; most impoverished]

— impoverishment

/ɪmˈpɑːvərɪʃmənt/ noun [noncount]
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