The condition of being indigent
Penury is defined as extreme poverty or lacking basic necessities.
Poverty is the state of being poor, having little money or being in need of a specific quality.
Lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life:
The condition or quality of lacking something usual or necessary:
Find another word for neediness. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for neediness, like: destitution, need, beggary, impecuniosity, impecuniousness, impoverishment, indigence, penuriousness, penury, poverty and privation.