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Meaning of DOWN-AND-OUT

Pronunciation:  'dawnund 'awt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who is destitute; "he tried to help the down-and-out"
  2. [adj]  lacking resources (or any prospect of resources)
 

DOWN-AND-OUT is a 12 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: unsuccessful
 
 See Also: have-not, poor person

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ausgespielt, bankrupt, blasted, blighted, broken, desolated, destitute, destroyed, devastated, done for, done in, fallen, finished, fortuneless, gone to pot, homeless, in ruins, in the gutter, in the red, insolvent, irremediable, kaput, landless, moneyless, out of funds, overthrown, penniless, propertyless, ravaged, ruined, ruinous, spoiled, undone, wasted, without a sou, wrecked
 

 

 

 

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