Just Vocabulary

Jan Folmer

Audio Vocabulary Lessons for ESL students

JV587 (Indigent and Savory)

March 7th, 2011

Episode 10 of 10 episodes

INDIGENT (adjective) extremely poor, Experiencing want or need; impoverished, lacking the necessities of life, e.g. food, clothing, and shelter Synonyms: destitute, impoverished, needy Antonyms: affluent, wealthy Tips: Indigent is derived from the Latin indigere, literally meaning “to lack in,” which comes from egere, “to need.” Indigent is used to describe a person or group of [...]

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