Bankrupt and Poverty-stricken


Bankrupt adjective - Utterly lacking in something needed, wanted, or expected.

Poverty-stricken is a synonym for bankrupt. In some cases you can use "Poverty-stricken" instead an adjective "Bankrupt".

Nearby Words: bankruptcy, bankrupted, bankrupting


Poverty-stricken adjective - Lacking money or material possessions.
Usage example: poverty-stricken immigrants struggling to make ends meet

Bankrupt is a synonym for poverty-stricken in penniless topic. You can use "Bankrupt" instead an adjective phrase "Poverty-stricken", if it concerns topics such as extremely poor, very poor.
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