Plebeian - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |pləˈbiːən|  American pronunciation of the word plebeian
Brit.  |plɪˈbiːən|  British pronunciation of the word plebeian

noun

- one of the common people (syn: pleb)

adjective

- of or associated with the great masses of people(syn: common, unwashed, vulgar)

Examples

...wondered what the people at the country club would think of his plebeian origins...

Word forms

noun
singular: plebeian
plural: plebeians
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