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needy

see definition of needy
  • adjdeprived, impoverished
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Synonyms for needy

adj deprived, impoverished
  • destitute
  • disadvantaged
  • indigent
  • penniless
  • poor
  • poverty-stricken
  • underprivileged
  • down-and-out
  • flat
  • beggared
  • dead broke
  • dirt poor
  • down at heel
  • down to last cent
  • impecunious
  • necessitous
  • penurious
  • unprosperous

Antonyms for needy

  • affluent
  • lucky
  • privileged
  • prosperous
  • rich
  • wealthy
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More words related to needy

bad off

adjective. down and out
  • bankrupt
  • busted
  • destitute
  • dirt poor
  • flat broke
  • impoverished
  • in need of
  • indigent
  • needy
  • poor
  • poverty-stricken

depressed

adjective. disadvantaged
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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