impoverish


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Related to impoverish: enrich
  • verb

Synonyms for impoverish

Synonyms for impoverish

to reduce to financial insolvency

to lessen or weaken severely, as by removing something essential

Synonyms for impoverish

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Ontario's social assistance system already fails to meet the needs of First Nations and it is shameful that this government is proposing cuts that will only further impoverish and endanger the health and well-being of our people," said Deputy Grand Chief Terry Waboose.
Destruction is used not only to kill the faith, but also to impoverish, to frustrate populations, to have fewer social prospects.
Loss of the arts and humanities will impoverish democracy