poormouth

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poor·mouth

 (po͝or′mouth′, -mouth′)
v. poor·mouthed, poor·mouth·ing, poor·mouths
v.tr.
To speak ill of.
v.intr.
To claim poverty as an excuse or a defense: always poormouths when asked to donate to charity.
n.
An exaggerated assertion of poverty.