Not having a desirable element
Having little or no money or wealth
Land bears have the soles of the feet destitute of hair, and their fur more or less shaggy.
Passages destitute of tombs.
Though destitute of metals Aisne furnishes abundance of freestone, gypsum and clay.
The revolutionaries went about among the excited people with baskets, begging coppers for their destitute and miserable governor.
Among many of the smaller Hymenoptera we find that the wings are almost destitute of nervures.