follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

slumdweller

[sluhm-dwel-er] /ˈslʌmˌdwɛl ər/
noun
1.
a person who lives in a slum.
Origin of slumdweller
1890-1895
1890-95; slum + dweller
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for slum-dweller
Historical Examples
  • Yet such a family literally rolled in money, while Elvin was like a slum-dweller staring emptily into a crowded shop window.

    Adolescents Only Irving E. Cox

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for slumdweller

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for slum

6
9
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for slum-dweller