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the hoi polloi

noun [plural] uk   /ˌhɔɪ.pəˈlɔɪ/ disapproving or humorous us  
ordinary people: Anthony will be in the VIP lounge where he doesn't have to mix with the hoi polloi.
Translations of “the hoi polloi”
in Chinese (Traditional) 民眾,草民,老百姓…
in Chinese (Simplified) 民众,草民,老百姓…
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