Having little or no money or wealth
Economically and socially below standard
The population was not only impoverished and reduced in numbers but broken in spirit.
and impoverished by the ravages of the Huns.
The crystals of impoverished lead which fall process.
Drought and famine came in 1860, and then upon the impoverished state came the strain of the Civil War.
The soil is generally rocky and unfertile, and the population impoverished, scanty and ignorant.