Synonyms for


Similarity of adj poor

6 senses of poor

Sense 1:
hapless, miserable, misfortunate, pathetic, piteous, pitiable, pitiful, poor, wretched
unfortunate (vs. fortunate)
Sense 2:
poor (vs. rich)
broke, bust, skint, stone-broke, stony-brokedestitute, impoverished, indigent, necessitous, needy, poverty-strickenhard up, impecunious, in straitened circumstances(predicate), penniless, penurious, pinchedmoneylessunprovided for(predicate)
Also See: underprivileged#1

Sense 3:
poor (vs. rich)
beggarly, meanslummy
Sense 4:
poor (vs. rich)
resourceless
Sense 5:
inadequate, poor, short
insufficient (vs. sufficient), deficient
Sense 6:
poor
bad (vs. good)
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