(Of a place) squalid and overcrowded: the hardships of the poor dwelling in slum-like conditions
More example sentences
- Once a deprived, slum like area, the Sydney suburb of Paddington is now among the city's most affluent.
- It will condemn countless children to further years in often slum like school conditions.
- The landlords had neglected the upkeep a few years back and it had got a bit slum like.