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See definition of undesirables on Dictionary.com
  • as indregs of society
  • as inriffraff

synonyms for undesirables

  • offscourings of society
  • one-percenters
  • rabble
  • riffraff
  • rubbish
  • scum of the earth
  • swinish multitude
  • trash
  • vermin
  • commonality
  • commoners
  • gang
  • gathering
  • mob
  • outcast
  • ring
  • scum
  • trash
  • vermin
  • dregs of society
  • hoi polloi
  • lower class
  • one-percenters
  • rank and file
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How to use undesirables in a sentence

You judged us both as undesirables, therefore any attempt at explanation would, I know, only aggravate our offence in your eyes.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
Up in the cold remoteness of the North are many of his kind—the black sheep, the undesirables, the discards of the pack.
THE TRAIL OF '98ROBERT W. SERVICE
To meet a succession of these undesirables along the road would be anything but pleasant.
A PAIR OF SCHOOLGIRLSANGELA BRAZIL
"Rather a simple way of getting rid of undesirables--transportation--it has always seemed to me," dissented Lord Ronsdale.
HALF A CHANCEFREDERIC S. ISHAM
Well, at any rate, when he came to Lunn's house he was slowly getting rid of undesirables for terms, actually for terms.
THE LOOM OF YOUTHALEC WAUGH
We are in the thick of a popular mania for thinking all the undesirables 'a good deal better.'
ATLANTIC CLASSICSVARIOUS
So many "undesirables" were precluded from its benefits, by its charge of one guinea a quarter.
AN AUSTRALIAN LASSIELILIAN TURNER
The Colonies all had laws, barring out undesirables and such, even if a steamer would have taken her, which none of them would.
WILD JUSTICE: STORIES OF THE SOUTH SEASLLOYD OSBOURNE
With few exceptions they are owned by delivery men, newspaper boys, "traffic-cops" and sundry other undesirables.
ACROSS AMERICA BY MOTOR-CYCLEC. K. SHEPHERD
Often the other tenants of the building are fortune tellers, palmists, "trance mediums," and like undesirables.
WHAT EIGHT MILLION WOMEN WANTRHETA CHILDE DORR
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WORDS RELATED TO UNDESIRABLES

  • offscourings of society
  • one-percenters
  • rabble
  • riffraff
  • rubbish
  • scum of the earth
  • swinish multitude
  • trash
  • undesirables
  • vermin
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.