lowlife Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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lowlifenoun

/ˈləʊ.laɪf/  us /ˈloʊ-/ informal disapproving
[C] (plural lowlifes) a ​person who ​exists by ​criminalactivities or has a way of ​life that most ​peopledisapprove of: There are plenty of lowlifes out there, ​ready to take ​advantage of ​unsuspectingseniorcitizens.
[U] (UK also low life) the ​group of ​people who ​exist by ​criminalactivities or have a way of ​life that most ​peopledisapprove of : He ​startedmixing with ​drugdealers, ​pimps, and other lowlife.
(Definition of lowlife from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lowlifenoun [C]

(also low-life)  us   /ˈloʊˌlɑɪf/
someone of ​badcharacter
(Definition of lowlife from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lowlife”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不法之徒, 社会渣滓…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不法之徒, 社會渣滓…
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