Breadline meaning

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A line of people waiting to receive food given by a charitable organization or public agency.
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A line of people waiting to receive food from a charity.
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below the breadline
  • Extremely poor.
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on the breadline
  • Dependent on public donations of food.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

below the breadline
on the breadline