2.EXAMPLE: The penurious villagers could not afford to travel to the closest town for their medical needs, so a team of doctors visited them occasionally.这些赤贫的村民没有钱到最近的城镇看病，所以医疗队经常去给他们看病。
1. (adjective) Excessively frugal; fearful of spending too much money.
2. (adjective) Extremely poor.
1.EXAMPLE: During the winter my wealthy but penurious grandfather refuses to turn on the heat in his house until he sees frost on the windows.
2.EXAMPLE: The penurious villagers could not afford to travel to the closest town for their medical needs, so a team of doctors visited them occasionally.
to bear with someone
To listen patiently to a lengthy explanation. (NOTE: “bear” in this sense means “endure”)
EXAMPLE: Our company's chief scientist asked us to bear with him as he began to explain a complicated but important new discovery he made recently.