What does homeless mean?

Definitions for homeless
ˈhoʊm lɪshome·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. homeless, homeless person(noun)

    someone unfortunate without housing

    "a homeless was found murdered in Central Park"

  2. homeless(adj)

    poor people who unfortunately do not have a home to live in

    "the homeless became a problem in the large cities"

  3. homeless, stateless(adj)

    without nationality or citizenship

    "stateless persons"

  4. 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

Wiktionary

  1. homeless(Adjective)

    Lacking a permanent place of residence.

    Whenever I pass the park, I see the homeless people sleeping on the benches.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Homeless(adj)

    destitute of a home

    Etymology: [AS. hmleas.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'homeless' in Adjectives Frequency: #996

How to pronounce homeless?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say homeless in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of homeless in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of homeless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of homeless in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    While wishing a beautiful snowing for the streets of your city, do not forget also to wish a warm house for the homeless!

  2. Clifford V. Villalon:

    A young boy was asked by an old man, What is your dream?. The boy said, I want to build a country so I can adopt all homeless people from all over the world.

  3. Clark County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly:

    We needed a solution to this problem quickly, and I want to thank everyone involved for their hard work so that our homeless population has a place to sleep tonight.

  4. Paul Koretz:

    The saddest thing is that we have so many homeless people, and they are everywhere in the city. And that sometimes causes serious problems.

  5. Daniel Reichwein:

    A lot of things I write about are very personal, three years ago I was homeless, no job, but I met someone at a non profit and helped me find a job.

Images & Illustrations of homeless

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homeless#1#8708#10000

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