Word: Destitute
Pronunciation: [des-ti-toot, -tyoot]
Definition:1.
without means of subsistence; lacking food, clothing, and shelter.
2.
deprived of, devoid of, or lacking (often followed by of):
destitute of children.
verb (used with object), destituted, destituting.
3.
to leave destitute.
Part of speech:adjective/verb
Sample sentences:
1.They destituted some of the food at the store.
2.I destited the paper to make it better.
Synonyms:1. needy, poor, indigent, 2.deficient.
Antonyms:affluent, deep-pocketed, wealthy,