déclassé

[ dey-kla-sey, -klah-; French dey-klah-sey ]SEE DEFINITION OF déclassé

WORD ORIGIN

1887, from French déclassé, past participle of déclasser "to cause to lose class," from de-, privative prefix (see de-) + classer "to class" (see class).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DÉCLASSÉ

most inferior

adjectivepoor, second-rate
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