of humble origin(s)

idiom

: from a family that did not have high social status or much money
A man of humble origin(s).

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“Of humble origin(s).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/of%20humble%20origin%28s%29. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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