classism

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noun class·ism \ˈkla-ˌsi-zəm\

Definition of classism

  1. :  prejudice or discrimination based on class

classist

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Examples of classism in a Sentence

  1. a society plagued by racism and classism

1842

First Known Use of classism

1842


CLASSISM Defined for English Language Learners

classism

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noun class·ism \ˈkla-ˌsi-zəm\

Definition of classism for English Language Learners

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

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