Translation of "peasant" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpez·ənt/ us /ˈpez·ənt/

a poor person who works on the land, usually in a poor country

campesino, -a
a peasant farmer

(Translation of “peasant” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈpeznt/

a person who lives and works on the land, especially in a poor, primitive or underdeveloped area

campesino, labrador
Many peasants died during the drought
(also adjective) a peasant farmer.
peasantry noun

peasants as a group; the peasants of a particular place

What part did the peasantry play in the Russian revolution?

(Translation of “peasant” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)