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have-nots

  
  
If you refer to two groups of people as haves and have-nots   , you mean that the first group are very wealthy and the second group are very poor. You can also refer generally to poor people as have-nots.      
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have, have sex, harvest, haven

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exp.
have a great time; enjoy oneself
v.
have a ​difficult ​time
v.
used for saying that you think someone is spending too much money on things they do not need
exp.
yell at someone; attack someone verbally or physically
[Slang];[UK]
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