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Lacking the standard of living and opportunities enjoyed by most people in a society.
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(Sociology) lacking the rights and advantages of other members of society; deprived
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un•der•priv•i•leged(ˈʌn dərˈprɪv ə lɪdʒd, -ˈprɪv lɪdʒd)
denied the enjoyment of the normal privileges or rights of a society because of low economic and social status.
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|Adj.||1.||underprivileged - lacking the rights and advantages of other members of society|
unfortunate - not favored by fortune; marked or accompanied by or resulting in ill fortune; "an unfortunate turn of events"; "an unfortunate decision"; "unfortunate investments"; "an unfortunate night for all concerned"
poor - having little money or few possessions; "deplored the gap between rich and poor countries"; "the proverbial poor artist living in a garret"
privileged - blessed with privileges; "the privileged few"
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adjective disadvantaged, poor, deprived, in need, impoverished, needy, badly off, destitute, in want, on the breadline helping underprivileged children to learn to read
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underprivileged[ˌʌndərˈprɪvɪlɪdʒd] adj → défavorisé(e)
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underprivileged[ˌʌndəˈprɪvɪlɪdʒd] adj → svantaggiato/a
the underprivileged → i diseredati mpl
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