Entirely without funds; penniless (1842+)
Within six months he was flat broke and on the verge of being disbarred.
So when we see the raft was gone and we flat broke, there warn't anything for it but to try the Royal Nonesuch another shake.
He haddent got anny Job since he left you, he sed, and he was flat broke.
I'd been cleaned out o' everything I had by a man I trusted, and I was flat broke.
I just left them lying there and wandered down to the street, flat broke.
Why, he didn't even know how to throw a bowline when he hit in here, flat broke and down on his uppers.
I'd take it to New York myself, but you see, I am flat broke.
I have drawn most all I have in the bank, and will soon be flat broke if this keeps up.
They had lost every steer and Mr. Black landed in Kansas flat broke.
He was flat broke with his pocket bulging with checks and was living in a pension at six francs a day.