second-class citizen

Definition of second-class citizen

  1. :  someone who is not given the same rights as other people I've been treated like a second-class citizen.

Word by Word Definitions

second-class
  1. :  of or relating to a second class

    :  mediocre

    :  socially, politically, or economically deprived

citizenplay
  1. :  an inhabitant of a city or town

    :  one entitled to the rights and privileges of a freeman

    :  a member of a state


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