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rabble

noun [C usually singular, + sing/pl verb] uk   /ˈræb.l̩/ disapproving us  
a large noisy uncontrolled group of people: The defeated army returned home as a demoralized rabble. He views his opponents as a mindless rabble. the rabble people of a low social position: Her speech stirred the emotions of the rabble.
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