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 ordinary necessities 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, impoverishment, rich, need, destitution, penury, beggary, impecuniosity, impecuniousness and neediness.