necessitous necessitous

Definition(s):

  • (adj) poor enough to need help from others

Usage(s):

  1. That necessitous attitude had mothered invention.
  2. All the tired phrases of tribute and condolence, worn nearly meaningless by necessitous convention, were heard in Washington.

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