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People who are poor

the poor


people who have little money and few possessions



someone who is very poor and lives by asking people for money or food



a very poor person

the needy


poor people

the least/less privileged

people who are poor and have no social advantages



someone who works on another person’s farm or on their own small farm. This word is used mainly about people in poor countries or people in history

the have-nots


the people in a society who do not have much money or property

the dispossessed


people who are dispossessed

basket case


a country or organization that has serious financial problems

white trash


white people who are poor and badly educated

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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