Synonyms of impecunious in English:
she came from a respectable but impecunious family
penniless, penurious, in penury, poor, impoverished, indigent, insolvent, moneyless, hard up, poverty-stricken, needy, in need, in want, destitute;
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
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