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Synonyms for homeless
ˈhoʊm lɪshome·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. homeless, homeless personnoun

    someone unfortunate without housing

    "a homeless was found murdered in Central Park"

    homeless person

    settled, fortunate

  2. homelessadjective

    poor people who unfortunately do not have a home to live in

    "the homeless became a problem in the large cities"

    homeless person

    settled, fortunate

  3. homeless, statelessadjective

    without nationality or citizenship

    "stateless persons"

    roofless, stateless, dispossessed

    fortunate, settled

  4. dispossessed, homeless, rooflessadjective

    physically or spiritually homeless or deprived of security

    "made a living out of shepherding dispossed people from one country to another"- James Stern

    stateless, roofless, dispossessed

    settled, fortunate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "homeless":

    homelessness, displaced, sleepers, stray

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How to use homeless in a sentence?

  1. Yelena Degtyarenko:

    No one knows when this will end, i'm homeless now. What did I live for ? What did I work for ? We spent six years building it and managed to live in it for just five.

  2. Alpha Project CEO Bob McElroy:

    We’re not going to pick up eight or 10 random homeless people and give them money that is going to be spent on drugs and alcohol, but it’s a perfect fit for the shelter.

  3. Kevin Madden:

    A lot of people for the past year have really had mobility challenges. Whether they don’t have access to transportation, they have caregivers, the homeless. This program really serves all of those parts of our community.

  4. Chad Audie:

    We always said we are one paycheck away from being homeless ourselves, but today, it's becoming a reality, and we need to help the most vulnerable population in our communities.

  5. Naomi Goldman:

    This huge homeless population is already so vulnerable, and life becomes even more difficult with the El Niño conditions.

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