Proletariat - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌproʊlɪˈteərɪət|  American pronunciation of the word proletariat
Brit.  |ˌprəʊlɪˈtɛːrɪət|  British pronunciation of the word proletariat

noun

- a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages (syn: labor, labour)

Examples

...the Bolsheviks believed that Russia's discontented proletariat made that nation ripe for revolution...

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