Synonyms and Antonyms of impoverishment
the state of lacking sufficient money or material possessions the gradual loss of manufacturing jobs plunged the area into a level of impoverishment it had never known Synonyms of impoverishment beggary, destituteness, destitution, impecuniosity, impecuniousness, poverty, indigence, necessity, need, neediness, pauperism, penuriousness, penury, poorness, wantWords Related to impoverishment gutter, misery, woe, wretchedness; exigency; emergency, rainy day; austerity, deprivation, privation; bankruptcy, insolvency; belt-tightening, pinching, straiteningNear Antonyms of impoverishment luxury, prosperityAntonyms of impoverishment affluence, opulence, richness, wealth, wealthiness
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