Synonyms for Poor:

adj.

bad (adjective)
defective, baneful, displeasing, lousy, arrant, wrong, faulty, bad, unsatisfactory, detrimental, inadequate, wretched, unpleasant, unsound, inferior, ill-suited, black, invalid, irremediable, inadvisable, unfavorable, vile.
cheap (adjective)
cheesy.
defenseless (adjective)
helpless.
deficient (adjective)
wanting.
disreputable (adjective)
sleazy.
exiguous (adjective)
meager.
insufficient (adjective)
meager, miserly, Flyspeck, niggardly, inadequate, insufficient, scarce, scanty, sparse, stingy, skimpy, deficient.
lacking sufficient money (adjective)
hard up, meager, pinched, beggarly, insolvent, down-and-out, necessitous, broke, poverty-stricken, penurious, needy, moneyless, scanty, destitute, reduced, bankrupt, impoverished, in need, Strapped, impecunious, indigent, low, penniless, underprivileged.
limited (adjective)
limited.
lousy (adjective)
crummy.
low (adjective)
lower, common, rock bottom.
pitiful (adjective)
pitiable.
poor (adjective)
dilapidated, homeless, scruffy, beggarly, hand-to-mouth, destitute, pauper, bereft, shabby, poverty-stricken, penniless, impoverished, struggling, busted, squalid, bankrupt, down-and-out, in need, badly off, distressed, embarrassed, have-not, penurious, underprivileged.
ruthful (adjective)
ruthful.
short (adjective)
short.
underprivileged (adjective)
disadvantaged.
unfortunate, unhappy (adjective)
pathetic, hapless, wretched, piteous, rueful.
weak, unfertile (adjective)
infertile, indisposed, puny, unfruitful, sterile, sick, barren, unproductive, infirm.

adv.

lowly (adverb)
humble.

n.

dowdy, subnormal, base, lesser, cheesy, glaring, imperfect, pretentious, disgusting, homespun, gaudy, sleazy, unsuccessful, reduced, ordinary, pedestrian, tasteless, awful, affected, smaller, unsightly, odd, inelegant, easy, rustic, unwholesome, someone couldn't do something if they tried, common, petty, second class, artificial, old fashioned, threadbare, Flaunting, unimportant, helpless, coarse, gimcrack, ramshackle, secondary, trivial, lower, cheap, flashy, humble, garish, crude, insignificant, incapable, insipid, showy, rock bottom, contemptible, flimsy, valueless, amateur, no-good, inept, homely, loud, out-of-date, newfangled, subordinate, shoddy, crummy, barbarous, incompetent, tawdry, diminutive, trashy, raunchy, inexpert, trifling, corny, outlandish, minor, vulgar. I know, AW, feeble, too bad, infirm, someone's heart goes out to someone, (oh,) what a shame, weak, puny, indisposed, I know the feeling, bless him/her/them, I don't envy you/him etc., sick. peasant, infertile, the least/less privileged, dirt farmer, the have-nots, sterile, white trash, the poor, unproductive, the needy, barren, beggar, the dispossessed. derisory, in short/limited supply, tight, good, not go far, bum, meagre. rotten, lousy, schlocky. rueful, pity, ruthful. inadequate (noun)
wanting.
inferior (noun)
petty.

Other synonyms:

coarse, amateur, weak, puny, rotten. thin. backward
underdeveloped.
bankrupt
insolvent.
impoverished
Strapped.
sham
shoddy.
shoddy
sleazy.
sleazy
tawdry.
trite
threadbare.

Usage examples for poor

  1. Why did you say it would do me no good to see the poor woman, if I did not mean to help her? – Amy Herbert by Elizabeth Sewell
  2. He has no money, no- only fifty francs, poor man! – Captain Dieppe by Anthony Hope
  3. Let's don't think about the poor thing. – Phyllis by Maria Thompson Daviess