Simple Definition of disadvantaged
: lacking the things (such as money and education) that are considered necessary for an equal position in society
Full Definition of disadvantaged
: lacking in the basic resources or conditions (as standard housing, medical and educational facilities, and civil rights) believed to be necessary for an equal position in society
Examples of disadvantaged
The program provides aid for economically disadvantaged groups.
<disadvantaged families struggling to get by in the inner city>
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