Synonyms of penury in English:

penury


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noun

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SYNONYMS

dire poverty, extreme poverty, pennilessness, impecuniousness, impoverishment, indigence, need, neediness, want, destitution, privation, deprivation, hardship, beggary, bankruptcy, insolvency, ruin, reduced circumstances, straitened circumstances

rare pauperism, pauperdom, mendicity

ANTONYMS

wealth, affluence