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wrong side of the tracks


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The part of town that is not inhabited by the wealthy (from municipalities where the sections were divided by the railroad tracks). May refer to area where the working class, poor or extremely poor live.


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