The definition of a slum is a house or a neighborhood that is in poor condition and that is generally considered unsafe and not nice to live or be in.
In Brazil, a slum at the edge of a city
The definition of a ghetto is an area of a city where poor people live, with typically higher rates of crime and where racial and religious groups are discriminated against.
A neighborhood containing many brothels and often other businesses related to sexual gratification, such as sex shops and peepshows.
In lumbering, a trail along which newly cut logs are skidded
A city district notorious for vice and graft.
Find another word for skid-row. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for skid-row, like: desolation row, run-down neighborhood, the dumps, slum, bowery, favela, ghetto, red-light district, skid-road, tenderloin and squalid district.