They are now extinguished by the low-life novel; the most intolerable of all earthly realities.
Only, when some low-life like Dreer says this is a rotten school I don't care for it.
But they are not more characteristic than his low-life pictures of itinerant players and singers.
Gillian throws a rolling-pin at ye turnspit's head, and we call it low-life; but we looke for such unmannerlinesse in the kitchen.
: fancies himself in love with the raucous, lowlife Doreen (1794+)
A person of reprehensible habits; bum (1909+)