culturally deprived

culturally deprived

euphemism Impoverished; lower class. Culturally deprived people like us are shunned from a lot of places on this side of town.
See also: culturally

culturally deprived

 and culturally disadvantaged
Euph. poor; lower-class. Joe is working at a summer camp for culturally deprived children. Jane grew up in a culturally disadvantaged neighborhood.
See also: culturally
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creat[ing] an additional generation of culturally deprived individuals thus perpetuating the cycle of poverty" (p.
There are zombie matches, I'm told, though being culturally deprived apparently, I've never shot in one.
For the culturally deprived, the "General Lee" is a 1969 Dodge Charger, perhaps the most popular car in the history of entertainment.
I do not want to spoil things for anyone who has not yet seen the film or read the book, so if you are one of those culturally deprived unfortunates, you may choose to look away now and come back for the last couple of paragraphs.
We must also stop this insane search for anyone "famous" who might have some "Welshness" in their ancestry - as with the British Olympians or the culturally deprived such as Donny Osmond and Kylie Minogue.
LANCASTER -- Antelope Valley's classical music aficionados felt culturally deprived until they got together and formed an Antelope Valley chapter of the Community Concerts Association back in 1947.
Call me culturally deprived, but I reckon it beats a night at the movies.
And while one tries to advise people against it, there are people who are not only socially and economically deprived, but are also culturally deprived.
According to Kunjufu (2002), educators who share a "missionary" perspective often believe that African Americans should be protected because they are culturally deprived.
The idea anyone should feel culturally deprived in the North-East is beginning to seem ridiculous.
All I can tell you is that in 1960 more than one proper Bostonian scoffed at the very idea that any self-respecting new Englander could leave the land of the Boston Symphony and Marblehead and Harvard and the Red Sox and Nantucket for culturally deprived California.
Young people encouraged to believe (or at least not dis couraged) that these forms of music are inextricably bound up with wealth,class,privilege and traditionalism, are being deprived of a priceless birth right, and are being culturally deprived,in a quite scandalous fashion.
But it also involves ensuring that pupils in Wales are not also linguistically and culturally deprived.
But Castle Vale teenager Trevor Evans decided that a little bit of showbiz was just what his culturally deprived estate was crying out for.
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