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synonyms for ghetto

  • public squalor
  • rundown section of a city
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How to use ghetto in a sentence

For, in truth, the exterior appearance and the entrance-chambers are the worst part of the Ghetto dwellings.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCEVARIOUS
But the name of the Old Jewry reminds us of the ghetto which was an important part of old London.
STORIES THAT WORDS TELL USELIZABETH O'NEILL
To this roaming, hunting, exploring, adventurous breed what greater contrast is there than the denizens of the Ghetto?
THE OLD WORLD IN THE NEWEDWARD ALSWORTH ROSS
Hence it has been suggested Judaicam became Italian Giudeica and thence became corrupted into ghetto.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 8VARIOUS
They belong among the best Ghetto stories that have been written in New York, and they display undoubted talent.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
The consequences of this blow were momentous; it may be said to inaugurate the ghetto period.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 4VARIOUS
Dushaw called upon one of the leading reformed rabbis to discuss the general condition of the Jews in the Ghetto.
SOME JEWISH WITNESSES FOR CHRISTREV. A. BERNSTEIN, B.D.
"Meester Shagarach," he broke in, but stood awed in the presence of Rabofsky, who was a potent man in the Ghetto.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
One day there resounded through the Ghetto (where Aronson lived) the pounding of a violent drum.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
Every Jew, in whatever ghetto he may be found, is an unconscious prophecy of a coming fulfilment of God's purpose.
QUIET TALKS WITH WORLD WINNERSS. D. GORDON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GHETTO

  • cheapened
  • depreciated
  • deprived
  • destitute
  • devalued
  • dilapidated
  • disadvantaged
  • distressed
  • ghetto
  • impaired
  • needy
  • poor
  • poverty-stricken
  • run-down
  • seedy
  • set back
  • slummy
  • underprivileged
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.