Synonyms of impoverish in English:

impoverish


See definition of impoverish

verb

1‘a widow who had been impoverished by inflation’

SYNONYMS

make poor, make penniless, reduce to penury, reduce to destitution, bring to ruin, bring someone to their knees, bankrupt, ruin, make insolvent

wipe out, clean out, break, cripple

rare pauperize, beggar

ANTONYMS

make wealthy

2‘the trees were considered to be impoverishing the soil’

SYNONYMS

weaken, sap, exhaust, drain, empty, diminish, deplete, enervate, suck dry

informal bleed

ANTONYMS

strengthen, enrich