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impecunious

im·pe·cu·ni·ous

impecunious

 
 
pronunciation:
Im p kyu ni s
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part of speech: adjective
definition: lacking funds; penniless.
The cheap cafe was a haven for impecunious artists who sat for hours but ordered nothing but coffee.
antonyms:
affluent, flush, moneyed, wealthy
similar words:
destitute, indigent, penniless, poor
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derivations: impecuniously (adv.), impecuniousness (n.)
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