Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
of or characteristic of a lowlife; low-class
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
noun pl. low·lifes also low·lives
A person of low social status or moral character: “explores a world of London lowlifes in sinister prosperity” (Times Literary Supplement).
- lowˈ-lifeˌ adjective