What is another word for skint?

52 synonyms found


[ skˈɪnt], [ skˈɪnt], [ s_k_ˈɪ_n_t]

When you're skint, you're out of money. It's a situation no one enjoys, but it happens to the best of us. If you're tired of always saying you're skint, there are plenty of synonyms you can use to mix things up. You might say you're broke, penniless, or strapped for cash. If you're feeling more colourful, you could describe yourself as flat broke, dirt poor, or stony broke. Or perhaps you're in a more creative mood and you might describe your financial state as destitute, impecunious, or impoverished. Whatever term you choose to describe your lack of funds, just remember that it's always a temporary situation.

How to use "Skint" in context?

People often mistakenly believe that skintness is a sign of wealth. But in reality, skintness can be a symptom of a number of financial problems, such as inadequate savings, stressful work life, or a low income.

It's important to remember that skintness is not a permanent condition. If you are able to address your financial issues, you can dramatically reduce your risk of skintness. Here are five ways to help you get on the road to financial recovery:

1. Start saving for a rainy day.

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