impoverish
Verb

impoverish (impoverishes, present participle impoverishing; past and past participle impoverished)

  1. (transitive) To make poor.
  2. (transitive) To weaken in quality; to deprive of some strength or richness.
    That exuberant crop quickly impoverishes any fertile soil.
  3. (intransitive) To become poor.
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