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4 letters

People without possessions or wealth (considered as a group); "the urban poor need assistance"

HARD Surinder Sobti
(of speech sounds); produced with the back of the tongue raised toward or touching the velum; "Russian distinguished between hard consonants and palatalized or soft consonants"

LEAN Surinder Sobti
The property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical; "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"

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BROKE Surinder Sobti
Lacking funds; "`skint' is a British slang term"

STONY Surinder Sobti
Showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings; "his flinty gaze"; "the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart"

Needy people collectively; "they try to help the needy"

NEEDY Surinder Sobti

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BEREFT Surinder Sobti
Unhappy in love; suffering from unrequited love

INRAGS Surinder Sobti

INWANT Surinder Sobti

SORDID Surinder Sobti
Meanly avaricious and mercenary; "sordid avarice"; "sordid material interests"

SHABBY Surinder Sobti
Showing signs of wear and tear; "a ratty old overcoat"; "shabby furniture"; "an old house with dirty windows and tatty curtains"

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BEGGARD Surinder Sobti

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BEREAVED Surinder Sobti
A person who has suffered the death of someone they loved; "the bereaved do not always need to be taken care of"

DEPRIVED Surinder Sobti
Marked by deprivation especially of the necessities of life or healthful environmental influences; "a childhood that was unhappy and deprived, the family living off charity"; "boys from a deprived environment, wherein the family life revealed a pattern of neglect, moral degradation, and disregard for law"


Poor enough to need help from others


9 letters

Not having enough money to pay for necessities

Completely wanting or lacking; "writing barren of insight"; "young recruits destitute of experience"; "innocent of literary merit"; "the sentence was devoid of meaning"

10 letters

PAUPERIZED Surinder Sobti

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Poor enough to need help from others

12 letters

Destroyed financially; "the broken fortunes of the family"

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15 letters

Lacking the rights and advantages of other members of society


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