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Noun1.beggarwoman - a woman who is a beggarbeggarwoman - a woman who is a beggar    
beggar, mendicant - a pauper who lives by begging
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She sings the part of the beggarwoman, who has her own secret.
And it was in the romantic remains of the Shrewsbury estate we stumbled across sense-scrambling attraction Hex - based on the local legend of an old oak tree cursed by a beggarwoman.
As Annabel Patterson asserts, "Cade is an impostor, a traitor of his class, hawking his false claims to the name of Mortimer by way of a romantic fiction, the tale of a noble child stolen from its cradle by a beggarwoman, and now returned to claim its inheritance.