Definitions for in straitened circumstances
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word in straitened circumstances
hard up, impecunious, in straitened circumstances(p), penniless, penurious, pinched(adj)
not having enough money to pay for necessities
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If a man remembers what is right at the sign of profit, is ready to lay down his life in the face of danger, and does not forget sentiments he has repeated all his life when he has been in straitened circumstances for a long time, he may be said to be a complete man.
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