Quick Answer: How Do You Say Poor People Nicely?

What is another way to say poor?

other words for poordestitute.impoverished.low.meager.needy.penniless.poverty-stricken.underprivileged..

Is it OK to say underprivileged?

People should be referred to as underprivileged only if they’re the ones who are calling themselves that.

Is it OK to say less fortunate?

etc. A more direct synonym, but in a phrase, would be, “Quienes tienen menos suerte.” thanks so much! No, there is no other way to say less fortunate the only way to say it is how you did.

How do you politely say poor?

4 Answers. Indigent is a formal word to name poor people. Indigent(adj.) needy; poor; impoverished.

What is a poor area called?

Noun. Area with poverty. low-income neighborhood. council estate.

Is it politically correct to say poor?

Basically, because “poor” has so many definitions one of which is a person of low quality, using the word “poor” could be conceived as politically incorrect. Had you preceeded the word with “economically” then it is the truth and cannot be perceived in any way but the truth from your perception.