Definition of poorness


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • poorness is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 10 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • poorness is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 12 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of poorness

  • the state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. impoverishment
    2. poverty

  • the quality of being meager (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. exiguity
    2. leanness
    3. meagerness
    4. meagreness
    5. scantiness
    6. scantness

  • less than adequate (noun)

    Examples

    1. the relative poorness of New England farmland

  • the quality of being poorly made or maintained (noun)

    Examples

    1. she was unrecognizable because of the poorness of the photography