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adjective: Poor or broke.
Rhyming slang, boracic lint ⇨ skint. Boracic lint was a type of medical dressing dipped in a solution of boracic/boric acid. See more at skint. Earliest documented use: 1959.
“I have nothing. I am broke. Boracic. Poor.”
Michelle Smart; The Sicilian's Unexpected Duty; Harlequin; 2014.
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A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:When people are fanatically dedicated to political or religious faiths or any other kind of dogmas or goals, it's always because these dogmas or goals are in doubt. -Robert M. Pirsig, author and philosopher (6 Sep 1928-2017)