culturally deprived

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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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Throughout his career he pursued research, ranging in topics from well baby clinics to assessing the health of culturally-deprived children, from teenage pregnancy to health and mental health problems.
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