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  • as inblue-collar
  • as inbaseborn
  • as inlower class

synonyms for lower-class

  • proletarian
  • factory-working
  • middle-class
  • proletariat
  • wage-earning
  • working class
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antonyms for lower-class

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  • white-collar
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    How to use lower-class in a sentence

    If there is no such vacancy, said employee will have the right of competition for retention in equal and the next successively lower classes in which he or she has served satisfactorily.
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    The differences between men’s and women’s coping methods may have derived from the gendered behavior in their lives before the war, in which men ate and women cooked – at least in the middle and lower classes.
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    On the upper part of the stem the whorls are very close together, but they are more widely separated at the lower portion.
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    First a shower of shells dropping all along the lower ridges and out over the surface of the Bay.
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    Botanists have enumerated between forty and fifty varieties of the tobacco plant who class them all among the narcotic poisons.
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    Our class has swelled to about a dozen persons now, and a good many others come and play to him once or twice and then go.
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    There are many more good dwellings on this plain than in the rural portion of Lower Italy.
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    It has only been a rare and exceptional class hitherto that has gone on learning throughout life.
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    But we must not class in this unclean category Lord Spunyarn and his friend Haggard, who were both playing at the big table.
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    The universal ignorance of the working class broke down the aspiring force of genius.
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    WORDS RELATED TO LOWER-CLASS

    • base
    • common
    • contemptible
    • declassed
    • dishonorable
    • humble
    • ignoble
    • inferior
    • lower-class
    • mean
    • plebeian
    • unwashed
    • unworthy
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