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lower-class

adjective

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belonging to the class of people of low social or economic rank
  • they were finally earning enough to get out of the lower-class tax bracket

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The first known use of lower-class was in 1637

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lower

lower-class

lowered

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“Lower-class.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lower-class. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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