OTHER WORDS FROM downtroddendown·trod·den·ness, noun
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Despite Frese having just three seasons of experience as a head coach, Yow saw her as an overachiever who quickly turns around downtrodden programs.Brenda Frese, closing in on win No. 500, has made Maryland women’s basketball a juggernaut|Kareem Copeland|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
The media sometimes depicts Republican voters as the poor and downtrodden — as the people that globalization left behind in opioid-ravaged Rust Belt towns — but that’s not exactly true.Why the Republican cult of victimhood is so dangerous|Max Boot|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
The other has become a symbol of hope for a downtrodden, underserved, and at risk community, begging for justice and equity.
The main lesson he took from that disaster was how brutally those in power can crush the downtrodden who dare to question the nature of things.Five Scientists on the Heroes Who Changed Their Lives - Issue 93: Forerunners|Alan Lightman, Hope Jahren, Robert Sapolsky,|December 2, 2020|Nautilus
Many high-profile investors made the pilgrimage to a swampy, downtrodden suburb of Miami, where they became convinced Abovitz was building a kind of Apple for computers strapped to people’s faces.Magic Leap tried to create an alternate reality. Its founder was already in one|Verne Kopytoff|September 26, 2020|Fortune
But it was good news to the poor, the diseased, the downtrodden and scorned, and all the “little” people.
The Boulevard Carnot, the seedy, downtrodden street that leads out of town, proved the point on my last night there.No Movie Stars, No Red Carpet, But Off-Season Cannes Is Still Magic|Liza Foreman|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Alig is far from the unshaven and downtrodden man profiled in New York Magazine in 2007.
Responding to all them—especially the ones from “downtrodden” teens in the middle of the country—made him feel good.
He sympathized with the Irish downtrodden, African slaves, and American colonists of the late 1700s.We Are Radicals at Heart: A New History Gets America Wrong|Harvey J. Kaye|December 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When one has been downtrodden one's whole life, one becomes accustomed to it, and besides she loved the down-treader.The Butterfly House|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
From ind to ind of the land, the downtrodden serfs of Ireland are rising in their millions.My New Curate|P.A. Sheehan
Just as oppressive and as bitter as the weeping that issues from the downtrodden has been before, it will eternally be.
And thus, by always striving to be something higher, the downtrodden grass plant became a Man.A Treasury of Eskimo Tales|Clara Kern Bayliss
Thinks too much about the poor and the downtrodden to be very cheerful company; but somebody ought to look after 'em, I suppose.What Will People Say?|Rupert Hughes