1. [syn: lower-class, low-class]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
low-class \low-class\ adj.
1. Occupying the lowest socioeconomic position in a society.
Contrasted with middle-class and upper-class.
[Narrower terms: propertyless, wage-earning,
working-class, blue-collar] Also See: lowborn,
Syn: lower-class (vs. upper-class).
2. characteristic of the lower classes. [Narrower terms:
non-U, vulgar] PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: occupying the lowest socioeconomic position in a society
[syn: lower-class, low-class] [ant: middle-class,