homeless

  • 1 homeless — home less, n. pl. Those people who have no permanent residence, especially those who live outdoors due to poverty; usually used in the definite phrase {the homeless} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 homeless — (angl.) [pron. hắŭmles] s. m., art. homelessul; pl. homeless Trimis de gall, 23.01.2008. Sursa: DOOM 2 …

    Dicționar Român

  • 3 homeless — (adj.) 1610s, from HOME (Cf. home) + LESS (Cf. less). O.E. had hamleas, but the modern word probably is a new formation. As a noun meaning homeless persons, by 1857 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 homeless — [hōm′lis] adj. having no home; without a permanent place of residence ☆ the homeless those typically poor or sometimes mentally ill people who are unable to maintain a place to live and therefore often may sleep in the streets, parks, etc.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Homeless — Home less, a. [AS. h[=a]mleas.] Destitute of a home. {Home less*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 homeless — index derelict (abandoned), solitary Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 homeless — /omˈlɛs, ingl. ˈhəumlɪs/ [vc. ingl., propr. «senza ( less) casa (home)»] s. m. e f. inv. barbone, clochard (fr.) …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 8 homeless — [adj] displaced abandoned, banished, deported, derelict, desolate, destitute, disinherited, displaced, dispossessed, down and out*, estranged, exiled, forlorn, forsaken, friendless, houseless, itinerant, outcast, refugee, uncaredfor, unhoused,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 homeless — home|less [ houmləs ] adjective * 1. ) without a place to live. Homeless people sometimes sleep, eat, and wash in a homeless shelter: hostels for young homeless people The floods have killed hundreds and made thousands homeless. 2. ) the homeless …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 homeless — [[t]ho͟ʊmləs[/t]] ♦♦♦ ADJ Homeless people have nowhere to live. ...the growing number of homeless families... Hundreds were made homeless. Derived words: homelessness N UNCOUNT The only way to solve homelessness is to provide more homes. N PLURAL …

    English dictionary

  • 11 Homeless — Chartplatzierungen Erklärung der Daten Singles Gypsy Woman   DE 13 17.06.1991 …

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  • 12 homeless */ — UK [ˈhəʊmləs] / US [ˈhoʊmləs] adjective 1) without a place to live hostels for young homeless people The floods have killed hundreds and made thousands homeless. 2) the homeless people who are homeless We need to provide more shelters for the… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 homeless — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become, end up, find yourself ▪ He found himself homeless after his marriage broke up. ▪ leave sb, make sb …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 homeless — /ˈhoʊmləs/ (say hohmluhs) adjective 1. having no home. 2. Rare affording no home: the homeless sea. –noun 3. the homeless, people with no home: the plight of the homeless. –homelessly, adverb –homelessness, noun …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 15 homeless — {{#}}{{LM H20527}}{{〓}} {{SynH21053}} {{[}}homeless{{]}} {{■}}(ing.){{□}} {{《}}▍ s.com.{{》}} Persona que vive en la calle y que suele mantenerse de la mendicidad: • El otro día leí en el periódico un artículo sobre unos homeless que vivían en la… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 16 homeless — homelessly, adv. homelessness, n. /hohm lis/, adj. 1. without a home: a homeless child. n. 2. the homeless, persons who lack permanent housing. [1605 15] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 17 homeless — home|less [ˈhəumləs US ˈhoum ] adj 1.) without a home ▪ Thousands of people have been made homeless . 2.) the homeless [plural] people who have nowhere to live, and who often live on the streets >homelessness n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 Homeless — 1. Disgruntled or in disprepair. 2. Name for a humorously odd looking friend. (Commonly used to affectionately address friends in the early morning hours.) 1. That has got to be the most homeless lawn job ever. Was he trying to make crop circles? …

    Dictionary of american slang

  • 19 homeless — adjective 1 without a home: homeless children 2 the homeless people who have nowhere to live, and who often live on the streets homelessness noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 homeless — 1. adjective homeless people Syn: of no fixed address, without a roof over one s head, on the streets, vagrant, displaced, dispossessed, destitute, down and out 2. noun charities for the homeless Syn: people of no fixed address, vagrants, down… …

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