noun. ['ˈʌndɝˌklæs'] the social class lowest in the social hierarchy.
- socio-economic class
- social class
Rhymes with Underclass
Sentences with underclass
1. Noun, singular or mass
In a feudalistic, aristocratic society built around agriculture, a large underclass works the land.
adjective. ['ˈʌndɝˌklæs'] belonging to the lowest and least privileged social stratum.