Noun Definition


1.Definition: less than adequate

"The relative poorness of New England farmland"

Category: General

2.Definition: the quality of being meager

Related Noun(s):exiguity, leanness, meagerness, meagreness, scantiness, scantness

Category: General

3.Definition: the quality of being poorly made or maintained

"She was unrecognizable because of the poorness of the photography"

Category: General

4.Definition: the state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions

Related Noun(s):impoverishment, poverty

Category: General