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poor / destitute / to use up / to exhaust / thoroughly / extremely / (coll.) persistently and pointlessly
more and more emerge / innumerable succession / breeding like flies (idiom)
endless / boundless / inexhaustible
leaving a rich aftertaste / (fig.) memorable / lingering in memory
poor / impoverished
extraordinary strength / super strong / strong as an ox
to bewail one's poverty / to complain about being hard up / to pretend to be poor
exhaustible / limited / finite
to exhaust one's limited abilities (idiom)
boundless joy
endless / boundless / inexhaustible
to endure poverty stoically
faulty argument and poor rhetoric (idiom); unable to put forward any convincing arguments / without a leg to stand on
to have disastrous consequences
Song Renqiong (1909-2005), general of the People's Liberation Army
poor but with great ambitions (idiom) / poor but principled
to take refuge with a rich relative
help the starving but not the poor (idiom)
the country weakened and the people empoverished (idiom)
(Internet slang) (of a man) unmarriageable (lit. short, ugly and poor) / opposite: 高富帥|高富帅
boundless joy
if you beat the snake without killing it, endless evils will ensue (idiom)
to sew and mend clothes for a pittance
to give sympathy to the rich and relief to the poor (idiom)
it will cause no end of trouble (idiom)
sunset, the end of the road (idiom); in terminal decline / at a dead end
to have disastrous consequences / also written 貽害無窮|贻害无穷

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