Synonyms of necessitous in English:

necessitous


See definition of necessitous

adjective

1‘2.5 tons of dried milk was supplied to necessitous mothers’

SYNONYMS

needy, in need, poor, badly off, hard up, short of money, disadvantaged, underprivileged, unable to make ends meet, needful, in reduced circumstances, in straitened circumstances, impoverished, poverty-stricken, penurious, penniless, impecunious, destitute, indigent, on one's beam-ends, as poor as a church mouse

British on the breadline, without a penny to one's name

informal on one's uppers

British informal without two pennies to rub together, without two farthings to rub together, without two brass farthings to rub together, in Queer Street

rare pauperized, beggared

ANTONYMS

wealthy, rich, well off