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  • as incanaille
  • as inhoi polloi
  • as inproletariat
  • as inrabble
  • as inriffraff

synonyms for commoners

  • masses
  • rabble
  • riffraff
  • unwashed
  • lower class
  • peasant
  • proletarian
  • blue-collar workers
  • common people
  • hoi polloi
  • plebians
  • rank and file
  • working stiff
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How to use commoners in a sentence

I am a pretty maid, and suitors innumerable, commoners and nobles, pay their addresses and compliments to me.
THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL. 2ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
The aristocrats mingled as equals with the commoners, and the old became young again for yet a few hours.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
They consisted of certain lords spiritual and temporal, the chancellor, the treasurer, and a few commoners.
VIEW OF THE STATE OF EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES, VOL. 3 (OF 3)HENRY HALLAM
Introductions are absolutely taboo between titled persons and "commoners," as they are sternly called.
MEMOIRS OF AN AMERICAN PRIMA DONNACLARA LOUISE KELLOGG
The incidental injury to poor commoners was not unnoticed, and became one of the topics of Cobbett's eloquence.
THE ENGLISH UTILITARIANS, VOLUME I.LESLIE STEPHEN
The Ministry, controlled by the Court, ruled by corruption of commoners.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS PAINE, VOL. I. (OF II)MONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
See, said these voices, see these purse-proud commoners who deny their parents!
THE RUINSC. F. [CONSTANTIN FRANCOIS DE] VOLNEY
After them in order came esquires, gentlemen, and commoners.
LONDONWALTER BESANT
They were at liberty to pick up what education they could in the intervals of performing menial tasks for the gentlemen commoners.
ROWLANDSON'S OXFORDA. HAMILTON GIBBS
He had seen his brother fall because the Equites and the senators, the great commoners and the nobles, were combined against him.
GREAT MEN AND FAMOUS WOMEN. VOL. 5 OF 8VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COMMONERS

  • commoners
  • masses
  • rabble
  • riffraff
  • unwashed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.