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dis·ad·van·taged

 (dĭs′əd-văn′tĭjd)
adj.
1. Deprived of some of the basic necessities or advantages of life, such as adequate housing, medical care, or educational facilities.
2. Being at a disadvantage, especially with respect to competitive or opposing elements or forces: "We can't have ... disadvantaged conventional forces on one hand and strategic nuclear forces on the other" (Bernard Rogers).
n. (used with a pl. verb)
Deprived people considered as a group. Often used with the.

dis′ad·van′taged·ness n.
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disadvantaged

(ˌdɪsədˈvɑːntɪdʒd)
adj
(Social Welfare) socially or economically deprived or discriminated against
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dis•ad•van•taged

(ˌdɪs ədˈvæn tɪdʒd, -ˈvɑn-)

adj.
lacking the necessities and comforts of life.
[1930–35]
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disadvantaged

Lacking in some or many of the basic necessities of life, such as a decent standard of living, good housing, and medical care.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disadvantaged - marked by deprivation especially of the necessities of life or healthful environmental influences; "a childhood that was unhappy and deprived, the family living off charity"; "boys from a deprived environment, wherein the family life revealed a pattern of neglect, moral degradation, and disregard for law"
underprivileged - lacking the rights and advantages of other members of society
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disadvantaged

adjective deprived, struggling, impoverished, discriminated against, underprivileged the educational problems of disadvantaged children
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disadvantaged

adjective
Economically and socially below standard:
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disadvantaged

[ˌdɪsədˈvɑːntɪdʒd]
A. ADJ [person] → perjudicado
she comes from a disadvantaged backgroundproviene de un entorno desfavorecido
B. NPL the disadvantagedlos desfavorecidos, los marginados
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disadvantaged

[ˌdɪsədˈvæntɪdʒd ˌdɪsədˈvɑːntɪdʒd] adj [person, family] → défavorisé(e); [area, community] → défavorisé(e)
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disadvantaged

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disadvantaged

[ˌdɪsədˈvaːntɪdʒd] adj (person) → svantaggiato/a
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