Definition of “peasantry” - English Dictionary

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“peasantry” in British English

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peasantrynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈpez.ən.tri/ us /ˈpez.ən.tri/

especially in the past, all the people who were peasants

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