Synonyms of broke in English:


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1‘the worst part of being unemployed is having to be always broke’

penniless, moneyless, bankrupt, insolvent, poor, poverty-stricken, impoverished, impecunious, penurious, indigent, in penury, needy, destitute, ruined, down and out, without a penny to one's name, without two pennies to rub together
informal flat broke, on one's uppers, cleaned out, strapped, strapped for cash, bust, hard up, without a bean, without a sou, as poor as a church mouse
British informal stony broke, skint, without a shot in one's locker, on one's beam-ends, without a brass farthing
British rhyming slang boracic, boracic lint
North American informal stone broke, without a red cent