Definition of Pauperisation

1. Noun. The act of making someone poor.

Exact synonyms: Impoverishment, Pauperization
Generic synonyms: Deprivation, Privation
Derivative terms: Impoverish, Impoverish, Pauperise, Pauperize



Definition of Pauperisation

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of pauperization) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pauperisation

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pauperisation (current term)
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Literary usage of Pauperisation

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1. English Farming Past & Present by Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle (1917)
"... reduction in wages and scarcity of employment; allowances from the rates ; general pauperisation : the new Poor Law, 1834, and its administration. ..."

2. Factors in Modern History by Albert Frederick Pollard (1907)
"... and perhaps national wealth could only be bought by the pauperisation of the poor. But, if absence of control means that the weakest goes to the wall, ..."

3. Conditions of Social Well-being by David Cunningham (1878)
"been in a state of semi-pauperisation. ' The English poor-law and the English poor-house have no counterpart in any other society or country. ..."

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