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addaword.gifdefinition of first world problem

noun
something that is considered a problem only because whoever experiences it has access to a lot of material benefits, and which would not be considered a problem in a developing country
The agony of walking with dripping hands from a sink to a hand dryer or towel dispenser might seem like the ultimate first world problem – but the British inventor Sir James Dyson thinks it needs fixing.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/02/2013 10:00:00
Definition of first world problem from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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