Synonyms of underprivileged in English:

underprivileged


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adjective

1‘the charity arranges holidays for underprivileged children’

SYNONYMS

needy, deprived, in need, in want, in distress, disadvantaged, needful, poor, destitute, in reduced circumstances, in straitened circumstances, impoverished, poverty-stricken, penurious, indigent, as poor as a church mouse, unable to keep the wolf from the door

British on the breadline, without two brass farthings to rub together, without two pennies farthings to rub together

informal on one's uppers, on one's beam-ends

rare pauperized, beggared, necessitous

ANTONYMS

privileged, wealthy, well off