In the first place, she was a poor, downtrodden woman; in the second, she was their broker.
He was an arrant coward like the most of his downtrodden race.
From ind to ind of the land, the downtrodden serfs of Ireland are rising in their millions.
The German Yorick was the champion of the oppressed and downtrodden.
He was badly dressed, and bore a sad, depressed, downtrodden ...