_________The word haggard has appeared in 40 articles on NYTimes.com in the past year, including on July 30 in “They Survived Colonization and War. Electricity never came to many of these villages, nor did running water. A five-year drought has meant long-running bouts of hunger. The leader of Parenstu, Celinda Vangrieken, whose family has lived in Colombia for a century, looked at the refugees from Venezuela — dozens of newcomers among the hundreds of people living here. She said she had watched with sympathy as they arrived, haggard and desperate.
Source: New York Times January 22, 2020 06:56 UTC