Synonyms of necessitous in English:


See definition of necessitous


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


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


wealthy, rich, well off