Pronunciation of Homeless
/hˈə͡ʊmləs/, /hˈəʊmləs/, /h_ˈəʊ_m_l_ə_s/
Antonyms for homeless:
Synonyms for homeless:
Other synonyms and related words:
destitute, penniless, down-and-out, embarrassed, beggarly, bereft, bankrupt, impoverished, hand-to-mouth, scruffy, poor, poverty-stricken, have-not, shabby, squalid, dilapidated, busted, distressed, pauper, penurious.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for homeless:
- When some of the German soldiers came and wanted to take the food prepared for the homeless people, Sister Julie ordered them away and made them go. - "A Journey Through France in War Time", Joseph G. Butler, Jr..
- It was this girl's doing that her son was homeless and exiled- deprived of the joys of manhood. - "A Question of Marriage", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey.
- Mark was so different from what she had expected when he represented himself as a poor, homeless private soldier, that it puzzled her. - "The Courier of the Ozarks", Byron A. Dunn.