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classism

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noun class·ism \ˈkla-ˌsi-zəm\

Simple Definition of classism

  • : unfair treatment of people because of their social or economic class

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of classism

  1. :  prejudice or discrimination based on class

classist

play \ˈkla-sist\ adjective

Examples of classism in a sentence

  1. a society plagued by racism and classism



1842

First Known Use of classism

1842


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