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impecunious

Synonyms of impecunious in English:

adjective

  • she came from a respectable but impecunious family
    poor as a church mouse, without a sou, in straitened circumstances, on one's beam ends, unable to make ends meet;
    British  on the breadline, without a penny (to one's name)
    informal broke, flat broke, strapped for cash, cleaned out, strapped, on one's uppers, without two pennies/brass farthings to rub together
    North American informal stone broke
    [Antonyms] wealthy
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