There are 2 translations of beggar in Spanish:

beggar1

Pronunciation: /ˈbegər; ˈbegə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 mendigo, -ga (m,f) beggars can't be choosers a veces no se está en situación de exigir nada
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    • How many times have you been asked in the street for some money from a seemingly homeless person or a beggar?
    • ‘One of your beggars asked me for money for a cup of coffee,’ he said.
    • I do voluntary work, am a Christian, invariably give money to beggars and try to spread a little happiness as I go by.
    1.2 (fellow) (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] he's a silly/conceited beggar es un tonto/creído you lucky beggar! ¡qué potra tienes! [familiar/colloquial], ¡qué suertudo eres! (AmL) [familiar/colloquial] the little beggar's hidden my slippers el muy pillo me ha escondido las pantuflas [familiar/colloquial]
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    • The cool million generally goes to some lucky beggar down south.
    • The poor beggar's badly burned body was supposed to be in the coffin awaiting collection.
    • Indeed, the poor beggars attending the meeting in April would have witnessed Lee's wholehearted endorsement of his chief executive's vision.

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There are 2 translations of beggar in Spanish:

beggar2

vt

  • [country/social class] arruinar, empobrecer*; (stronger) pauperizar*; [family/person] arruinar to beggar belief ser* difícil de creer to beggar description ser* indescriptible
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    • Now if it could be shown that beggaring rich people inevitably enriches poor people there might be something to say for a crusade against inequality.
    • Those of the left claimed that naive women were seduced into becoming avaricious consumers, beggaring their families.
    • That would stop the competition gaining market share by beggaring your own people.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.