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View definitions for povertystricken

povertystricken

adjective as in beggarly

adjective as in hard up

adjective as in ruined

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The husband with his povertystricken coronet was in himself altogether useless to his aspiring wife's ambitious views.

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On this page you'll find 650 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to povertystricken, such as: destitute, impoverished, needy, penniless, poverty-stricken, and beggared.

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

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