depauperates

v. make poor; impoverish

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Depauperate — De*pau per*ate, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Depauperated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depauperating}.] [LL. depauperatus, p. p. depauperare to impoverish; L. de + pauperare to make poor, pauper poor.] To make poor; to impoverish. [1913 Webster] Liming does… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Depauperated — Depauperate De*pau per*ate, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Depauperated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depauperating}.] [LL. depauperatus, p. p. depauperare to impoverish; L. de + pauperare to make poor, pauper poor.] To make poor; to impoverish. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Depauperating — Depauperate De*pau per*ate, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Depauperated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depauperating}.] [LL. depauperatus, p. p. depauperare to impoverish; L. de + pauperare to make poor, pauper poor.] To make poor; to impoverish. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.