Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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He supposed he must think up something to daub on there—the poorer the better.

Reading that phrase, you feel the earth is poorer for her loss.

We can just hold on, and I would not have him a pound the poorer for me.

The Schlegels were certainly the poorer for the loss of Wickham Place.

He's poorer'n poverty and it's cheap livin' down at Martha Phipps's.

The farmers were impoverished, and the poorer people made beggars.

But the woman's dress was poorer, and she was carrying a bundle in her arms.

My new quarters were in the poorer district which stands at the back of Bayswater.

The answer is, because the people concerned with the mines are poorer nowadays.

The poorer classes do not know in the least what it means, nor what all the bother is about.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.