Meaning of “commoner” in the English Dictionary

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"commoner" in British English

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commonernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒm.ən.ər/ us /ˈkɑː.mən.ɚ/

in the UK, a person who is not born into a position of high social rank:

It is now accepted that a member of the royal family can marry a commoner.

(Definition of “commoner” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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