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  Words related to poorness

Related / Similar Words: meagerness, meagreness, scantiness, scantness, exiguity, poverty, impoverishment

 

Definition:
  • the quality of being poorly made or maintained; "she was unrecognizable because of the poorness of the photography";
  • the quality of being meager; "an exiguity of cloth that would only allow of miniature capes"-George Eliot;
  • less than adequate; "the relative poorness of New England farmland";
  • the state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions;

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    Hyponyms: abstemiousness, sparseness, spareness, sparsity, privation, want, deprivation, destitution, indigence, need, penury, beggary, pauperism, pauperization, impecuniousness, pennilessness, penuriousness

     

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