Associations to the word «Disadvantaged»


DISADVANTAGED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of disadvantage
DISADVANTAGED, adjective. Lacking an advantage relative to another.
DISADVANTAGED, adjective. Poor; in financial difficulties.

Dictionary definition

DISADVANTAGED, adjective. Marked by deprivation especially of the necessities of life or healthful environmental influences; "a childhood that was unhappy and deprived, the family living off charity"; "boys from a deprived environment, wherein the family life revealed a pattern of neglect, moral degradation, and disregard for law".

Wise words

Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
Paul Gauguin