What is another word for poor?

133 synonyms found


[ p_ˈʊə], [ pˈʊ͡ə], [ pˈʊ‍ə]

Synonyms for Poor:

bad (adjective) insufficient (adjective) poor (adjective) Other synonyms:

Related words for Poor:


Rhymes for Poor:

  1. obscure, lure, unsure, sure, muir, boor, secure, pure, insure, cure, inure, endure, demure, moore, procure, ensure, detour, moor, manure, mature, tour, impure, ruhr;
  2. brochure, assure, allure;
  3. reassure, premature, immature;
  4. entrepreneur;

Quotes for Poor:

  1. There's something really great and romantic about being poor and sleeping on couches. Ben Affleck.
  2. Some dying men are the most tyrannical; and certainly, since they will shortly trouble us so little for evermore, the poor fellows ought to be indulged. Herman Melville.
  3. Sometimes in this whole Medicare prescription drug debate, we focus on the prescription drug benefit, and I am glad we do because it is the first time we have ever offered real help to seniors, especially the poor those in need. John Shimkus.

Idioms of Poor:

  1. poor relation;
  2. there's one law for the rich and another for the poor
  3. be as poor as church mice;

Adjectives for Poor:

  • wealthy booby,
  • ideal naughty,
  • modest and deserving,
  • profligate and vagrant,
  • efficient and comprehensive,
  • cruel and antiquated,
  • honest and virtuous,
  • possible or impossible,
  • deaf and dumb,
  • profligate,
  • deaf,
  • dear old,
  • good old,
  • efficient,
  • modest,
  • cruel,
  • possible,
  • vagrant and casual,
  • honest and industrious,
  • vagrant,
  • honest.