Etymology
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penniless (adj.)

"destitute, poverty-stricken," early 14c., penyles, from penny + -less.

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cashless (adj.)

1833, "penniless," from cash (n.) + -less. Of financial transactions, "done without paper money or specie," 1947.

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clean (v.)

mid-15c., "make clean," from clean (adj.). Related: Cleaned; cleaning. From clean out "clean by emptying" comes sense of "to leave bare" (1844); cleaned-out "left penniless by losses" is from 1812.

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