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Definitions for IMPOVERISHED
ɪmˈpɒv ər ɪʃt, -ˈpɒv rɪʃtIMPOVERISHED

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. destitute, impoverished, indigent, necessitous, needy, poverty-strickenadjective

    poor enough to need help from others

  2. broken, wiped out(p), impoverishedadjective

    destroyed financially

    "the broken fortunes of the family"

Wiktionary

  1. impoverishedadjective

    Reduced to poverty.

  2. impoverishedadjective

    Having lost a component, an ingredient, or a faculty or a feature ; rendered poor in sth ; depleted.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impoverished

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of IMPOVERISHED in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of IMPOVERISHED in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of IMPOVERISHED in a Sentence

  1. Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe:

    The trebling of the population in this small and impoverished country, flowing with milk and honey but not with sufficient water, rich in rocks and sand dunes but poor in natural resources and vital raw materials, has been no easy task Indeed, practical men, with their eyes fixed upon things as they are, regarded it as an empty and insubstantial utopian dream.

  2. Fernando Melendez:

    The only thing foreign companies have done is pollute and foment distrust among local populations, we don't see any benefits and remain an impoverished region.

  3. Mark Ridley-Thomas:

    This data is stunning from the perspective that we had hoped that things would be trending differently, but we will not ignore our realities, no one can ignore the income insecurity, the financial stress that is being experienced throughout the population. ... This is a state that is the wealthiest in the nation, and, at the same time, it is the most impoverished.

  4. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    If we take the route of the permanent handout, the American character will itself be impoverished. (Proposal to reform welfare programs)

  5. Louis-Ferdinand Céline:

    This instinctive repulsion which tradespeople inspire in men of sensitive feeling is one of the very rare consolations for being so impoverished which are given to those of us who don't sell anything to anybody.

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