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 for penniless
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Penniless \Pen"ni*less\, a. [From Penny.]
     Destitute of money; impecunious; poor. -- Pen"ni*less*ness,
     n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  penniless
      adj 1: not having enough money to pay for necessities [syn:
             hard up, impecunious, in straitened
             circumstances(p), penniless, penurious, pinched]

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