Definitions for homelessˈhoʊm lɪs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word homeless
homeless, homeless person(noun)
someone unfortunate without housing
"a homeless was found murdered in Central Park"
poor people who unfortunately do not have a home to live in
"the homeless became a problem in the large cities"
without nationality or citizenship
dispossessed, homeless, roofless(adj)
physically or spiritually homeless or deprived of security
"made a living out of shepherding dispossed people from one country to another"- James Stern
Lacking a permanent place of residence.
Whenever I pass the park, I see the homeless people sleeping on the benches.
destitute of a home
Origin: [AS. hmleas.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'homeless' in Adjectives Frequency: #996
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is like walking into a homeless shelter.
We just don't want it to be a crime to be homeless.
Behave like a homeless person, Just don't act like it.
Being homeless is my business now, my business is being homeless.
It passes a lot of time and I’m homeless; that’s my hustle out here.
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Translations for homeless
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- sense llarCatalan, Valencian
- bez přístřeší, nebydlící, bezprizorný, bez domovaCzech
- vagabundo, sin hogarSpanish
- asunnoton, koditonFinnish
- itinérant, sans domicile fixe, SDFFrench
- gan dídeanIrish
- դատարկուն, անօթեւանArmenian
- ホームレス, 家のないJapanese
- kāinga koreMāori
- sem-teto, sem-abrigo, mendiga, mendigoPortuguese
- беспризорный, бомж, бездомныйRussian
- evsiz, vatansızTurkish
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