Translation of indigence in Spanish:

indigence

indigencia, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɪndɪdʒəns//ˈɪndɪdʒ(ə)ns/

noun

literary

  • 1

    indigencia feminine
    • For every one rich man there must be at least five hundred poor, and the affluence of the few supposes indigence of the many.
    • It was really begun by small boys who had very little cord and would put their indigence to rights by recklessly cutting down other people's kites.
    • But you have placed yourself in this predicament through bad policy, and your indigence keeps you in it.
    • Unsurprisingly, given the risk of arbitrary expropriation and extortion, the ordinary people responded by living in studied indigence.
    • The influx of foreign students in the early 1970s transmuted the lives of Kathakali artistes who had known until then only indigence.