the breadline

noun

Definition of the breadline

British
: the level of income at which someone is considered poor : poverty line people living below/near/on the breadline

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“The breadline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20breadline. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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