poor

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poor adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (lacking money) (sem o necessário para viver)pobre, humilde adj
 Many of us come from poor families.
 Muitos de nós vêm de famílias pobres.
poor adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (unsatisfactory) (insatisfatório, não produtivo)pobre adj
 The boss is unhappy with my poor performance.
 O chefe está descontente com o meu desempenho pobre.
poor at [sth] adj + prep (underachieving)ruim adj
 He is very poor at maths.
 
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InglêsPortuguês
poor adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (pitiable, unfortunate)pobre adj
 From poor beginnings, the politician went far in life.
poor adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (lacking)escasso, pobre adj
 This soil is poor in nutrients.
poor,
the poor
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
(poor people)pobres sm,pl
 The poor often don't have cars.
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poor bastard nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. slang, offensive (person suffering misfortune)desgraçado, coitado sm
 I really feel sorry for that poor bastard.
dirt poor,
dirt-poor
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
mainly US, slang (poverty stricken) (muito pobre)paupérrimo adj
  pobre de marré deci expres
 My family was dirt poor, but we always took care of our appearances.
poor box nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (receptacle for charitable donations) (caixa coletora para caridade)caixa de contribuições loc sf
  (coleta de dinheiro para determinado objetivo)caixinha sf
 People put coins into the poor box outside the church.
poor creature nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (unfortunate person) (pessoa infeliz)pobre criatura sf
  infeliz smf
 The poor creature stood in the pouring rain without a coat or umbrella.
poor excuse,
feeble excuse
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(unconvincing attempt to justify)desculpa esfarrapada sf
 He gave a poor excuse for his absence. Having a cold is a very poor excuse for missing five days of work.
poor form nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (weak performance) (performance fraca)desempenho ruim loc sm
  apresentação fraca loc sf
poor form nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (feeble or inferior condition) (condição debilitada ou inferior)fora de forma loc adj
  (física)má forma loc adj
 She must be in really poor form today; she's limping and she looks pale.
poor form nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bad manners) (mau costume)maus hábitos loc sm
  comportamento ruim loc adj
 It's really poor form to put your feet on the coffee table.
poor health nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (illness) (doença)saúde ruim loc sf
 She has been in poor health ever since she caught bird 'flu last year.
poor judgment (US),
poor judgement (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(making bad decisions) (tendência a tomar decisões ruins)mau julgamento loc sm
  falta de bom senso loc sf
 Elizabeth Taylor had notoriously poor judgement when it came to men.
poor man nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (man who lacks money) (homem que tem pouco dinheiro)homem pobre loc sm
  pobre sm
 He was a poor man and had to ask for food at the local church in order to feed his child.
poor man nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (man who is unfortunate) (homem que é infeliz)pobre homem loc sm
  pobre coitado loc sm
 That poor man has had nothing but bad luck.
poor performance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (underachievement) (insucesso)baixa performance sf
  baixa produtividade sf
  baixo rendimento sm
 He was fired because of his poor performance at work.
poor performance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (failure to function properly) (falha em funcionar perfeitamente)baixa performance sf
  baixo rendimento sm
poor prognosis nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (prediction that illness will worsen) (predição de que a doença irá piorar)prognóstico ruim loc sm
 My uncle is in hospital with cancer. He has received a poor prognosis - they think he will die.
poor sport nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sb] who cannot take a joke) (alguém que não aceita brincadeiras)mau perdedor loc sm
 He´s such a poor sport that he thought I was being serious!
poor unfortunate nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sb] wretched) (miserável)pobre coitado loc sm
  infeliz sm
  desgraçado sm
 That poor unfortunate lives under a bridge near the park.
poor unfortunate adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (0) (miserável)pobre coitado loc sm
  infeliz sm
  desgraçado sm
 Those poor unfortunate children have nowhere to live.
white trash,
poor white trash
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
US, figurative, pejorative, offensive, slang (poor white people) (informal, vulgar, pessoas pobres de pele branca)gentalha sf
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