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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Completely wanting or lacking; Poor enough to need help from others.

Usage examples (38)
  • The worst solitude is to be destitute of sincere friendship.
  • The number of destitute is greatly reduced, there is strong national pride, and the general populace is VERY optimistic about where they are going.
  • Neither was even this unpretending house of call destitute to us of subjects of interest.
  • So if you have money, if you're not totally destitute, which is not the case for a lot of Haitians, for more
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