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OTHER WORDS FROM downtroddendown·trod·den·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for downtrodden
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
Listen to the note of the agricultural, downtrodden labourer, his wail of anguish under the heel of the squire and farmer.An Old English Home|S. Baring-Gould
The great poets have been on the side of the oppressed—of the downtrodden.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 3 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
Who waste in folly and luxury and vice what ought to go for the uplifting of the downtrodden and neglected.A Gamble with Life|Silas K. Hocking
Does the violet, hidden in the downtrodden grass, think how sweet it is?The Broken Cup|Johann Heinrich Daniel Zschokke
There are still knights errant, who see visions and leave everything, to right the wrong and help the downtrodden.The Coast of Adventure|Harold Bindloss