Sinónimos de poor en inglés:


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1‘a poor family’

poverty-stricken, impoverished, necessitous, beggarly, in penury, penurious, impecunious, indigent, needy, needful, in need, in want, badly off, low-paid, in reduced circumstances, in straitened circumstances, destitute, hard up, short of money, on one's beam-ends, unable to make ends meet, underprivileged, deprived, penniless, without a sou, as poor as a church mouse, moneyless
bankrupt, bust, insolvent, in debt, in the red
Britanico on the breadline, without a penny, without a penny to one's name
coloquial broke, flat broke, cleaned out, strapped for cash, strapped, on one's uppers, without two pennies to rub together, without two farthings to rub together, without two brass farthings to rub together
Britanico coloquial stony broke, skint, in Queer Street
Norteamericano coloquial stone broke
Norteamericano coloquial craptastic
marginal pauperized, beggared

rich, wealthy

2‘poor workmanship’

substandard, below standard, below par, bad, deficient, defective, faulty, imperfect, inferior, mediocre
abject, appalling, abysmal, atrocious, awful, terrible, dismal, dreadful, unsatisfactory, low-grade, second-rate, third-rate, jerry-built, shoddy, crude, tinny, trashy, miserable, wretched, disappointing, lamentable, deplorable, pitiful, inadequate, insufficient, unacceptable, execrable, frightful
coloquial crummy, dire, bum, diabolical, rotten, sad, tatty, tenth-rate
Britanico coloquial ropy, duff, rubbish, rubbishy, pants, a load of pants, grotty
EEUU coloquial farkakte, weak sauce
Norteamericano coloquial craptacular
malsonante crap, crappy
arcaico direful
marginal egregious


3‘a poor crop of apples’

meagre, scanty, scant, paltry, limited, disappointing, restricted, reduced, modest, insufficient, inadequate, sparse, spare, deficient, negligible, insubstantial, skimpy, short, little, lean, small, slight, slender
miserable, lamentable, pitiful, puny, niggardly, beggarly
coloquial measly, stingy, pathetic, piddling
marginal exiguous

satisfactory, good

4‘poor soil’

unproductive, barren, unyielding, unfruitful, uncultivatable
depleted, exhausted, bare, arid, sterile
marginal infecund
Norteamericano marginal hardscrabble

fertile, productive

5‘tropical oceanic waters are generally poor in nutrients’

deficient in, lacking, lacking in, wanting, wanting in, short of, short on, low on, missing, with an insufficiency of, with too few …, with too little …

rich in

6‘you poor thing’

unfortunate, unlucky, luckless, unhappy, hapless, ill-fated, ill-starred, pitiable, pitiful, wretched