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LOWLIFE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does lowlife mean? 

LOWLIFE (noun)
  The noun LOWLIFE has 1 sense:

1. a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible

  Familiarity information: LOWLIFE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


LOWLIFE (noun)


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Meaning:

A person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

bum; stinker; so-and-so; skunk; scum bag; rotter; stinkpot; puke; lowlife; git; dirty dog; crumb; rat

Context examples:

only a rotter would do that / kill the rat / throw the bum out / you cowardly little pukes! / the British call a contemptible person a 'git'

Hypernyms ("lowlife" is a kind of...):

disagreeable person; unpleasant person (a person who is not pleasant or agreeable)


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