SAT Word of the Day PowerScore Test Preparation on July 3, 2012 at 7:00 AM Find me on: Facebook Google+ Tweet Destitute (adj.) completely wanting or lacking (usually money, food, and shelter)(pronounced “DES-ti-toot”) Example Sentence: The homeless man wasn’t always destitute; he once owned a large home and had a good-paying job, but poor money management led to bankruptcy. Click the "Read More" or "Leave A Comment" link to leave a sentence of your own! The best sentence will be entered to win* a FREE SAT course! * We will choose a new winner each month. Good luck!