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moderate to inferior in quality; "they improved the quality from mediocre to above average"; "he would make a poor spy"

Poor Sample Sentences in News

  • Poor Cities Can Get High Credit Ratings
    In a new report, Moody's Investors Service found that 27 of the 50 poorest large cities are rated relatively high in their ability to pay back debts and manage their long-term needs. "Poverty is something that we get asked about a lot," said Moody's Thomas Compton, an analyst and co-author of the report. "What we found is that contrary to wh Read more on this news related to 'Poor'
  • Report: FBI official used 'poor judgment' in suit
    WASHINGTON (AP) — A former leader of the FBI's Milwaukee field office used "extremely poor judgment" in trying to influence the testimony of a subordinate in a disability discrimination lawsuit, according to a Justice Department inspector general report issued Wednesday. Read more on this news related to 'Poor'
  • India urges millions of poor to open bank accounts
    NEW DELHI (AP) — India's state-owned banks are conducting a massive campaign to open millions of accounts for poor Indians who are off the financial grid and vulnerable to black market money lenders. Read more on this news related to 'Poor'

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