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fleeced Explained

fleeced at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[fli:st]

fleeced at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

22 Moby Thesaurus words for "fleeced":
beggared, beggarly, bereaved, bereft, deprived, disadvantaged,
ghettoized, impoverished, in need, in rags, in want, indigent,
mendicant, necessitous, needy, on relief, out at elbows,
pauperized, poverty-stricken, starveling, stripped,
underprivileged

fleeced at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Poverty): poor, indigent, poverty-stricken, penniless, impecunious, short of cash, hard up, destitute, fleeced, stripped, bereft.

Fleeced at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Fleece \Fleece\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fleeced}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Fleecing}.]
1. To deprive of a fleece, or natural covering of wool.

2. To strip of money or other property unjustly, especially
by trickery or fraud; to bring to straits by oppressions
and exactions.

Whilst pope and prince shared the wool betwixt them,
the people were finely fleeced. --Fuller.

3. To spread over as with wool. [R.] --Thomson.

Fleeced \Fleeced\, a.
1. Furnished with a fleece; as, a sheep is well fleeced.
--Spenser.

2. Stripped of a fleece; plundered; robbed.

fleeced at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Verb

fleeced
  • Inter: past of » fleece

  • Translation: de » fleeced
    Translation: fa » fleeced
    Translation: mg » fleeced
    Translation: vi » fleeced