Distressed and Poverty-stricken


Distressed adjective - Generalized feeling of distress.

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


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

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