Part of speech:
Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
(Archaic) Lacking; destitute (of)
Being at a disadvantage, especially with respect to competitive or opposing elements or forces:
Not suitable or successful
Lacking the necessities of life; living in complete poverty
The definition of deprived is not having enough of the necessities of life or a lack of positive opportunities and experiences.
Enjoying a privilege or having privileges:
Of, characterized by, or suggestive of wealth or abundance
Highly varied, developed, or complex:
Suffering from social and economic hardship:
One that is bad in quality:
(Obs.) A miserable person
A person or group that is losing, or is expected to lose, in a contest or struggle
A person regarded as base, mean, or despicable:
Find another word for underprivileged. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for underprivileged, like: poor, indigent, disadvantaged, unfortunate, impoverished, needy, destitute, educationally handicapped, deprived, privileged and wealthy.