noun. ['ˈdɛstəˌtuːʃən'] a state without friends or money or prospects.
- destitution (French)
- destitutionem (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Destitution
Example sentences of the word destitution
1. Noun, singular or mass
In general, a state will pursue a desertion case only if the spouse had the financial means to prevent destitution but chose to do otherwise.