Definition of lowlifer in US English:

lowlifer

noun

  • See lowlife

    • ‘Typical of a Soderbergh movie is the assertion that most low-lifers are comedians at heart.’
    • ‘These low-lifers work, drive and shop among us without conscience, in every area of the judicial system.’
    • ‘These previously prime time westerns taught us that when the bad guys come into town to terrorise our families, the sheriff always rounds up the men willing to hop on a horse and go after these low-lifers.’