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noun, suru verb

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English Meaning(s) for 物乞い

noun, suru verb
  1. beggar; begging

Definition and Synonyms for 物乞い

Begging a solicitation for money or food (especially in the street by an apparently penniless person)
Synonyms: 乞食, 物乞い, 陪堂
Mendicant a pauper who lives by begging
Synonyms: ものもらい, 乞丐, 乞食, 御薦, 物乞い, , 薦被り, 袖乞い, 陪堂, 非人

Meanings for each kanji in 物乞い

thing; object; matter Kanji Details »
beg; invite; ask Kanji Details »

Categories 物乞い is a member of

Solicitation an entreaty addressed to someone of superior status
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Pauper a person who is very poor
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Sample Sentences for 物乞い

He's rich, but he lives like a beggar.
He lives by begging.
A female beggar was begging with five or six children following along.
Beggars can't be choosers.
The man went begging from door to door.

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