The condition or quality of lacking something usual or necessary:
Poverty is the state of being poor, having little money or being in need of a specific quality.
The condition of lacking something.
Lack of money, property, or necessities; extreme poverty; destitution
The state of being needy
Lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life:
Find another word for indigence. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for indigence, like: want, poverty, rich, need, destitution, penury, beggary, impecuniosity, impecuniousness, impoverishment and neediness.