Indigence in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Indigence

a state of extreme poverty and lack of resources

Examples of Indigence in a sentence

Living in a state of indigence, the destitute family had no heat or running water in their one-bedroom shack.  🔊

Pleading indigence, the defendant told the judge that he was too poor to afford an attorney.  🔊

High medical costs are a significant cause of indigence for many of the elderly who are living in poverty.  🔊

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