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See definition of vulgus on Dictionary.com
  • as inhoi polloi
  • as inthird estate

synonyms for vulgus

  • Middle America
  • common people
  • commonality
  • commoners
  • great unwashed
  • huddled masses
  • infrastructure
  • masses
  • multitude
  • plebians
  • proletariat
  • rabble
  • rank and file
  • riffraff
  • the common people
  • the herd
  • the many
  • the masses
  • the multitude
  • the proletariat
  • the working class
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How to use vulgus in a sentence

That he carried the odi profanum vulgus, et arceo too far cannot for a moment be doubted.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
Turner in 1538 says, "ligustrum arbor est non herba ut literatorū vulgus credit; nihil que minus est quam a Prymerose."
THE PLANT-LORE AND GARDEN-CRAFT OF SHAKESPEAREHENRY NICHOLSON ELLACOMBE
I said this was a figure of rhetoric, employed by his Lordship ad captandum vulgus.
THE DIPLOMATIC CORRESPONDENCE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, VOL. IV (OF 12)VARIOUS
Odi profanum vulgus et arceo; hence, ye profane: you would not understand the mighty lesson of the rag tank.
THE LIFE OF THE FLYJ. HENRI FABRE
His work is saturated with that contempt of the profanum vulgus which the profanum vulgus (humanly enough) seldom fails to return.
A HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATUREGEORGE SAINTSBURY
At the same time the attitude which he adopts towards the profanum vulgus is almost sacerdotal in its claims.
ESSAYSARTHUR CHRISTOPHER BENSON
Now in the study that night Tom was the upholder of the traditionary method of vulgus doing.
TOM BROWN'S SCHOOLDAYSTHOMAS HUGHES
So the table was cleared, the cloth restored, and the three fell to work with Gradus and dictionary upon the morning's Vulgus.
TOM BROWN AT RUGBYTHOMAS HUGHES
Now in the study that night, Tom was the upholder of the traditionary method of Vulgus doing.
TOM BROWN AT RUGBYTHOMAS HUGHES
Odi profanum vulgus, et arceo, is the only law; while we are a chemical solution, our architecture is only a mechanical one.
CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOLUME 5, ISSUE 4VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO VULGUS

  • Middle America
  • common people
  • commonality
  • commoners
  • great unwashed
  • huddled masses
  • infrastructure
  • masses
  • multitude
  • plebians
  • proletariat
  • rabble
  • rank and file
  • riffraff
  • the common people
  • the herd
  • the many
  • the masses
  • the multitude
  • the proletariat
  • the working class
  • vulgus
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.