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poverty, poor, impoverished

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2032 poor
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As a Noun: 1. The state of being extremely poor. English = poverty. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To have very little money and few possessions. English = (be) poor, (be) impoverished.

afford, pay for, fare, pay

Auslan SignbankDictionary#237 afford
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As a Noun: 1. The money you pay for a journey in a taxi, train, bus or aeroplane. English = fare. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To give someone an amount of money, because you are buying something from them, or because you owe it to them. English = pay, pay for. 2. To have enough money to be able to pay for something. English = afford.

coin

Auslan SignbankDictionary#330 coin.F
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General Definition: 1. Any small round object on a flat surface, or any thing or any action directly or indirectly associated with this, especially a coin. As a Noun: 1. A small piece of metal which is used as money. English = coin.

debt, owe

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1082 debt
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As a Noun: 1. Something that you have borrowed from someone, especially money, which you have not yet paid back. English = debt. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To have borrowed something, especially money, from someone and to have not yet paid it back. English = owe, (be) in debt. Interactive: 1. Used alone to remind or order your addressee to repay something that they owe you, or to give you something that they are obliged to give you. English = 'Cough up!', 'You owe me!', 'Where's the X you owe me?!' and so on.

dollar, buck

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3275 dollar1a
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As a Noun: 1. A unit of money used in Australia, the USA, Canada, and some other countries. It is equal to 100 cents. English = dollar. Informal English = buck.

income, earnings, interest, wage, pay, salary, pension, earn

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1712 income1a
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As a Noun: 1. The money that you earn or that you get from other sources such as investments or pensions. English = income, earnings, interest. 2. The money that is regularly paid to you for working, especially for manual or unskilled work. English = wage, pay. 3. The money that you are paid each month for your job, especially when you have a professional job. English = salary. 4. A sum of money paid to you by the state or a previous employer because you have retired or because you are widowed, disabled or sick. English = pension. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To earn a wage or salary 2. To be paid a pension. 3. To make or receive money through work or through other sources such as investments or pensions. English = earn. Augmented Meaning: 1. When this sign is repeated it is usually associated with a nominal (noun) meaning (i.e., the sign names an activity) like "earning" or a thing like "wages". However, repetition alone does not make the sign a noun as it could also still be used as a verb to mean "to earn again and again/over time" or "to earn habitually" (e.g., "He is earning more than his father.") Usually it is the other signs in the sentence and the context in which it is made that tells you if a sign is to be understood as a noun or a verb.

money, funding, treasurer, funds, currency, fund

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4284 money1b
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benefit, advantage, profit

Auslan SignbankDictionary#229 profit1b
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As a Noun: 1. An improvement that is likely to result from doing something. English = advantage, benefit. 2. The amount of money that you gain when you are paid more for something than it cost you to make it, get it, or do it. English = profit As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To gain an improvement or advantage by doing something. English = benefit. 2. To make money by being paid more for something than it cost you to make it, get it, or do it. English = profit.

expenses, expenditure, expenses, spend

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4283 spend1a
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As a Noun: 1. The act of paying money for things that you want. 2. The money that you pay for things. English = expenses, expenditure. 3. Money that you spend while doing something connected with your work and which is paid back to you afterwards. English = expenses. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To pay money for things that you want. English = spend, spend money. 2. To be worth spending money one, to be valuable in monetary terms.

sympathy, pity, compassion, unfortunate, pitied, sympathise, sympathetic, compassionate, poor

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2311 sympathy1a
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As a Noun: 1. The feeling you have for someone because they are unlucky or unfortunate and you feel sad for them. English = pity, sympathy, compassion. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be unlucky and to make other people feel sorry for you. English = (be) poor, (be) unfortunate, (be) pitied. 2. To feel sorry for someone because they are unlucky or unfortunate. English = pity, sympathise, (be) sympathetic, (be) compassionate. Interactive: 1. Used alone to show sympathy towards someone when something unfortunate and unpleasant has happened to them. English = 'You poor thing!'