Part of speech:
Characteristic of, or giving the appearance of, poverty
Having little or no money.
not having enough money to pay for necessities
Scanty or meager:
Find another word for hard-up. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for hard-up, like: in the lower income brackets, in-trouble, poverty-stricken, poor, impecunious, in straitened circumstances, penniless, penurious and pinched.