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Synonyms for underclass
ˈʌn dərˌklæs, -ˌklɑsun·der·class

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lower class, underclassadjective

    the social class lowest in the social hierarchy

    Synonyms:
    lower class

    Antonyms:
    privileged

  2. underclass(a)adjective

    belonging to the lowest and least privileged social stratum

    "underclass mothers and children"

    Antonyms:
    privileged

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "underclass":

    subclass, sub-class

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How to use underclass in a sentence?

  1. Douglas Macgregor:

    They feel entitled, and when the food stamps stop, when the free services end, when the heating bills aren't paid and the heating doesn't come through in many of these large cities — Chicago, Philadelphia, New York, Washington, Baltimore, St. Louis, Detroit, New Orleans, San Francisco, Los Angeles — this underclass that resides in these places, I think could become very violent.

  2. Ylva Johansson:

    It is a massive decline, we're creating a whole new underclass. And it will be totally on the margins of society with no right to pensions, maternity leave or anything.

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