the world’s most poverty-stricken nations, especially in Africa and Asia, marked by very low GNP per capita and great dependence upon foreign economic aid.
the poorest countries in the most undeveloped parts of the world in Africa, Asia, and Latin America
the poorest people in developed countries
- Four-time loser
Related Terms three-time loser
noun See four-topper
noun a restaurant table for four people; also called four-top Examples Penny is waiting on three four-toppers. Usage Note slang noun A restaurant table for four people:four-topper by the window
[fawr-wey, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌweɪ, ˈfoʊr-/ adjective 1. providing access or passage in four directions: a four-way entrance. 2. applying to all four directions of traffic at an intersection: a four-way stop sign. 3. exerting influence or benefit in four different ways: a four-way blessing. 4. made up of four participants: a four-way discussion. adjective (usually prenominal) […]