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Synonyms for underprivileged
ˈʌn dərˈprɪv ə lɪdʒd, -ˈprɪv lɪdʒdun·der·priv·i·leged

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  1. underprivilegedadjective

    lacking the rights and advantages of other members of society

    privileged, sweetheart

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  1. List of paraphrases for "underprivileged":

    disadvantaged, less-favoured, dispossessed, worse-off

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  1. Eric Dickson:

    Intentional effort needs to be made to assure that the communities at greatest risk, including people living in poverty and people of color, have access to the vaccine and the information needed to make an informed decision, if this vaccine is disproportionately delivered [and] underserved and underprivileged communities are excluded, we will have failed…again.

  2. Maja Niksic:

    The elderly might benefit more from educational campaigns aimed at improving their understanding of potential symptoms of cancer, and, perhaps, differentiating these from other age-specific disorders, such as osteoarthritis, both groups( the underprivileged and the elderly) need to have affordable and appropriate transport options to reach health services.

  3. Mark Rank:

    One Nation, Underprivileged: Why American Poverty Affects Us All. we focus a lot of time on ... inner-city, minority groups living in dilapidated housing as an image of poverty in this country.

  4. Judge Robinson:

    It is uncontroverted that PPKM and PPSLR serve hundreds of underprivileged women in the State of Kansas, it is in the public interest to allow these individuals to be treated by the qualified provider of their choice, and to have that provider reimbursed under Medicaid pending a trial on the merits in this case.

  5. Ali Barbarawi:

    We are one of the few dental offices in south Minneapolis that accepts Medicaid, so my patients are the disabled, the uninsured, and the underprivileged mostly kids, i want to continue to serve those people who need it most. I hope for the best, and I pray for the best.

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