Definition of Destitution. Meaning of Destitution. Synonyms of Destitution

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Definition of Destitution

Destitution
Destitution Des`ti*tu"tion, n. [L. destitutio a forsaking.] The state of being deprived of anything; the state or condition of being destitute, needy, or without resources; deficiency; lack; extreme poverty; utter want; as, the inundation caused general destitution.

Meaning of Destitution from wikipedia

- Extreme poverty, deep poverty, abject poverty, absolute poverty, destitution, or penury, is the most severe type of poverty, defined by the United Nations...
- Sisters of the Destitute (S. D.) is a Syro-Malabar Catholic women's religious institute. The Congregation of the Sisters of the Destitute was founded by...
- locally to relieve destitution and had been urged upon him as deserving wider adoption. However, the areas less badly affected by destitution were not those...
- residents. Founded as the Jewish Hospital for the Aged, Infirmed and Destitute (Jewish Hospital for short) in August 1864, this hospital was an important...
- and its literacy rate from 16.6% to 74%. From being a comparatively destitute country in 1951, India has become a fast-growing major economy and a hub...
- Thomas Indian School, also known as the Thomas Asylum of Orphan and Destitute Indian Children, is a historic school and national historic district located...
- her institution SAMMANITA, which works towards providing education of destitute children and towards women empowerment. "Barsha Priyadarshini | Bollywood...
- that year. The first single was "Key Entity Extraction I: Domino the Destitute", released in August 2012. It is the first Coheed and Cambria album since...
- complete lack of food and/or other basic needs and starvation, death, and destitution are evident; and acute malnutrition prevalence exceeds 30%; and mortality...
- in which people are emplo**** against their will with the threat of destitution, detention, violence including death, or other forms of extreme hardship...