The condition of being indigent
The state of being needy
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 pennilessness. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pennilessness, like: beggary, impecuniosity, impecuniousness, impoverishment, indigence, need, neediness, penuriousness, penury, poverty and privation.