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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