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English definition of “plebeian”


adjective     /pləˈbiː.ən/ formal disapproving
belonging to a low social class: He used to make fun of what he called her 'plebeian origins'. He retained a plebeian taste in food and drink.Class and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
(Definition of plebeian adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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