the disadvantaged

Definition of the disadvantaged

  1. :  people who lack the things (such as money and education) that are considered necessary for an equal position or opportunity in society protecting the rights of the disadvantaged

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  lacking in the basic resources or conditions (such as standard housing, medical and educational facilities, and civil rights) believed to be necessary for an equal position in society

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up the disadvantaged? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


to cast off or become cast off

Get Word of the Day daily email!