Synonyms & Antonyms : Poor





Poor



( Adjective )


The
poor little puppy had been abandoned.

Synonyms:

Hard up

Destitute

Meager

Unfortunate

Inferior

Under-privileged

Ordinary

Contextual Examples:

The depression brought down his income and made him feel
hard up.

The government has chalked out many schemes for the betterment of the
under-privileged.

Majority of the village folk in India live below the
ordinary standard.



Antonyms:

Rich

Privilege

Excellent

Fortunate

Happy

Extraordinary

Contextual Examples:

In India the
rich have becomes richer and the poor become poorer since independence.

Mohan is a rich man. He belongs to the
privileged class.

By topping in the University, Sohan has given evidence of an
extraordinary brainy chap.




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