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Destitute

destitute


1. To leave destitute; to forsake; to abandon. “To forsake or destitute a plantation.” (Bacon)


2. To make destitute; to cause to be in want; to deprive; followed by of. “Destituted of all honor and livings.” (Holinshed)


3. To disappoint. “When his expectation is destituted.” (Fotherby)


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