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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Marked by deprivation especially of the necessities of life or healthful environmental influences.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : The government extends help to disadvantaged minorities
  • Noun : The Senator advocates increased funding for federal programs that aid the disadvantaged
  • Life - even for those of us who grew up "disadvantaged" is not a universal constant.
  • I notice that there's … you've earmarked half a million dollars for under … what they call disadvantaged schools. for more
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