lower class

noun

Definition of lower class

  1. :  a social class occupying a position below the middle class and having the lowest status in a society

Examples of lower class in a sentence

  1. a member of the lower class

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First Known Use of lower class

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LOWER CLASS Defined for English Language Learners

lower class

noun

Definition of lower class for English Language Learners

  • : a social class that is below the middle class and that has the lowest status in a society


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