the dregs of society/humanity Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “the dregs of society/humanity” in the English Dictionary

"the dregs of society/humanity" in British English

See all translations

the dregs of society/humanity

a ​group of ​people in ​society who you ​consider to be immoral and of no ​value: People ​tend to ​regarddrugaddicts as the dregs of ​society.
(Definition of the dregs of society/humanity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the dregs of society/humanity”
in Chinese (Simplified) 社会/人类的渣滓…
in Chinese (Traditional) 社會/人類的渣滓…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


typical of autumn

Word of the Day