1. become penniless;《口》 go broke
    • 彼は東京で食い詰めて故郷に帰ってきた
    • Unable to make a living in Tokyo, he came home.
    • 食い詰めてレストランのごみ箱を漁るにいたった
    • Penniless [Down and out], he took to rummaging through restaurants' garbage cans for food.