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Meaning of POVERTY-STRICKEN

Pronunciation:  'pâvurtee'strikun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  poor enough to need help from others
 

POVERTY-STRICKEN is a 16 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: destitute, impoverished, indigent, necessitous, needy, poor
 

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: beggared, beggarly, bereaved, bereft, deprived, disadvantaged, fleeced, ghettoized, impoverished, in need, in rags, in want, indigent, mendicant, necessitous, needy, on relief, out at elbows, pauperized, starveling, stripped, underprivileged
 

 

 

 

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