He had hoped to have five hundred thousand men at his back, but they had come in by beggarly hundreds.
O, the boy, a bare-legg'd beggarly son of a gun, For one-and-fourpence.
A beggarly handful of starving Dyaks, with women and children to feed and protect, and a couple of white-faces to lead them.
The dog too went: the most noble-looking item in the beggarly assets.
He does not offer him an asylum in his own house, but a beggarly provision under the care of a stranger.
I'd be sorry to like it; a dirty, beggarly, sickly place as I ever saw!
Maiden, if thou dost rather choose a beggarly minstrel than a high-born knight, take thy choice.
And all because she will not find a beggarly sum which she could get by turning her diamonds into paste.
Our Zanzibaris, by the side of these upright figures, seemed altogether a beggarly troop, and more naked than ever.
I say, down with the aristocracy, the beggarly British aristocracy.