- The definition of impecunious is a person without any money.
An example of impecunious is someone living on the street.
impecunious definition by Webster's New World
Origin: ; from in- plush obsolete pecunious, rich ; from Middle English ; from Old French pécunieux ; from Classical Latin pecuniosus, wealthy ; from pecunia, money: see pecuniary
impecunious definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: in-1 + pecunious, rich (from Middle English, from Old French pecunios, from Latin pecūniōsus, from pecūnia, money, wealth; see peku- in Indo-European roots).
- imˌpe·cuˈni·ous·ly adverb
- imˌpe·cuˈni·ous·ness, imˌpe·cuˌni·osˈi·ty noun