undeserving poor

Definition of undeserving poor

old-fashioned

  1. :  poor people who are thought to have bad moral character and do not deserve to be helped

Word by Word Definitions

undeservingplay
  1. :  not deserving: such as

    :  lacking merit :  not worthy of praise, assistance, attention, etc.

    :  not deserving something specified

poorplay
  1. :  lacking material possessions

    :  of, relating to, or characterized by poverty

    :  less than adequate :  meager


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