slumdom

noun slum·dom \ˈsləmdəm\

Definition of slumdom

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a district of slums wandering through slumdom

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being a slum a once fashionable district declining slowly into slumdom — Osbert Lancaster

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Origin and Etymology of slumdom

1slum + -dom


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