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English definition of “homeless”

homeless

adjective uk   /ˈhəʊm.ləs/ us    /ˈhoʊm-/
C1 without a home: Accommodation needs to be found for thousands of homeless families.

homeless

noun [plural] uk   /ˈhəʊm.ləs/ us    /ˈhoʊm-/
the homeless C1 people who do not have a home, usually because they are poor
homelessness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
C2 One common cause of homelessness is separation or divorce.
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