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Meaning of word poor from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

poor   noun

Meaning : People without possessions or wealth (considered as a group).

Example : The urban poor need assistance.

Synonyms : poor people

People who have possessions and wealth (considered as a group).

Only the very rich benefit from this legislation.
rich, rich people

poor   adjective

Meaning : Deserving or inciting pity.

Example : A hapless victim.
Miserable victims of war.
The shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic.
Piteous appeals for help.
Pitiable homeless children.
A pitiful fate.
Oh, you poor thing.
His poor distorted limbs.
A wretched life.

Synonyms : hapless, miserable, misfortunate, pathetic, piteous, pitiable, pitiful, wretched

जिसकी दशा देखकर दया आती है।

उसकी दयनीय हालत देखकर मैं रो पड़ा।

जिसे देखकर मन में करुणा उत्पन्न हो।

कारुणिक दृश्य देखकर महेश रोने लगा।

Meaning : Having little money or few possessions.

Example : Deplored the gap between rich and poor countries.
The proverbial poor artist living in a garret.

Possessing material wealth.

Her father is extremely rich.
Many fond hopes are pinned on rich uncles.

Meaning : Characterized by or indicating poverty.

Example : The country had a poor economy.
They lived in the poor section of town.

Suggestive of or characterized by great expense.

A rich display.

Meaning : Lacking in quality or substances.

Example : A poor land.
The area was poor in timber and coal.
Food poor in nutritive value.
The food in the cafeteria was of poor quality.

Having an abundant supply of desirable qualities or substances (especially natural resources).

Blessed with a land rich in minerals.
Rich in ideas.
Rich with cultural interest.

Meaning : Of insufficient quantity to meet a need.

Example : An inadequate income.
A poor salary.
Money is short.
On short rations.
Food is in short supply.
Short on experience.
The jejune diets of the very poor.

Synonyms : inadequate, jejune, short


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