|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Forsaken; poverty-stricken; not having in possession (something necessary, or desirable); deficient; lacking; devoid; -- often followed by of.
2. (a.) Not possessing the necessaries of life; in a condition of want; needy; without possessions or resources; very poor.
3. (v. t.) To leave destitute; to forsake; to abandon.
4. (v. t.) To make destitute; to cause to be in want; to deprive; -- followed by of.
5. (v. t.) To disappoint.
Destitute (25 Occurrences)
Romans 1:30 They were secret backbiters, open slanderers; hateful to God, insolent, haughty, boastful; inventors of new forms of sin, disobedient to parents, destitute of common sense, (WEY)
1 Corinthians 1:27 But God has chosen the things which the world regards as foolish, in order to put its wise men to shame; and God has chosen the things which the world regards as destitute of influence, in order to put its powerful things to shame; (WEY)
1 Corinthians 13:1 If I can speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but am destitute of Love, I have but become a loud-sounding trumpet or a clanging cymbal. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 13:2 If I possess the gift of prophecy and am versed in all mysteries and all knowledge, and have such absolute faith that I can remove mountains, but am destitute of Love, I am nothing. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 13:3 And if I distribute all my possessions to the poor, and give up my body to be burned, but am destitute of Love, it profits me nothing. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 16:22 If any one is destitute of love to the Lord, let him be accursed. OUR LORD IS COMING. (WEY)
1 Timothy 6:5 constant friction of people of corrupt minds and destitute of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain. Withdraw yourself from such. (WEB KJV DBY WBS YLT)
2 Timothy 3:3 destitute of natural affection, unforgiving, slanderers. They will have no self-control, but will be brutal, opposed to goodness, (WEY)
Hebrews 11:37 They were stoned. They were sawn apart. They were tempted. They were slain with the sword. They went around in sheep skins and in goat skins; being destitute, afflicted, ill-treated (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
James 2:15 If a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food, (KJV DBY WBS YLT)
1 John 3:14 As for us, we know that we have already passed out of death into Life--because we love our brother men. He who is destitute of love continues dead. (WEY)
1 John 4:8 He who is destitute of love has never had any knowledge of God; because God is love. (WEY)
Genesis 24:27 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of my master Abraham, who hath not left destitute my master of his mercy and his truth: I being in the way, the LORD led me to the house of my master's brethren. (KJV WBS)
Genesis 45:11 There I will nourish you; for there are yet five years of famine; lest you come to poverty, you, and your household, and all that you have."' (See NIV)
Job 20:19 For he has oppressed and forsaken the poor. He has violently taken away a house, and he shall not build it up. (See NIV)
Psalms 82:3 Judge the poor and fatherless: Do justice to the afflicted and destitute. (ASV DBY JPS NAS RSV)
Psalms 102:17 He has responded to the prayer of the destitute, and has not despised their prayer. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 141:8 For my eyes are on you, Yahweh, the Lord. In you, I take refuge. Don't leave my soul destitute. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Proverbs 12:9 He that is despised, and hath a servant, is better than he that honoreth himself, and is destitute of bread. (WBS)
Proverbs 15:21 Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. (KJV WBS)
Proverbs 31:8 Open thy mouth for the dumb, in the cause of all such as are appointed to destruction. (See NIV)
Isaiah 3:26 And her gates shall lament and mourn; and she being desolate shall sit upon the ground. (See NIV)
Lamentations 1:16 For these I am weeping, My eye, my eye, is running down with waters, For, far from me hath been a comforter, Refreshing my soul, My sons have been desolate, For mighty hath been an enemy. (See NIV)
Lamentations 4:5 Those eating of dainties have been desolate in out-places, Those supported on scarlet have embraced dunghills. (See NIV)
Ezekiel 32:15 When I shall make the land of Egypt desolate and waste, a land destitute of that of which it was full, when I shall strike all those who dwell therein, then shall they know that I am Yahweh. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS NAS)