Poverty is the state of being poor, having little money or being in need of a specific quality.
Protection and immunity from extradition granted by a government to a political refugee from another country.
A place of refuge, safety, etc.; retreat; shelter
The act or process of moving back or away, especially from something hazardous, formidable, or unpleasant:
Find another word for poorhouse. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for poorhouse, like: poverty, asylum, harbor, house for paupers, retreat, debtor's prison, almshouse, poor-house, shelter and workhouse.