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  • as inplebeian
  • as inworking class

synonyms for working-class

  • common
  • low
  • mean
  • ordinary
  • pedestrian
  • proletarian
  • banal
  • coarse
  • conventional
  • humble
  • ignoble
  • lowborn
  • lowly
  • popular
  • traditional
  • uncultivated
  • unrefined
  • unsophisticated
  • unwashed
  • vulgar
  • grass roots
  • proletariat
  • rank and file
  • common laborer
  • factory laborer
  • factory laborers
  • laboring class
  • plebeians
  • proles
  • the other half
  • unskilled laborer
  • unskilled laborers
  • wage-earners
  • workers
  • workfolk
  • working people
  • working stiff
  • working stiffs
  • workpeople
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antonyms for working-class

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  • abnormal
  • different
  • extraordinary
  • high
  • noble
  • uncommon
  • aristocratic
  • rich
  • upper-class
  • wealthy
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    How to use working-class in a sentence

    They’re there to make our working class better off for what we have to go through being so isolated in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.
    HAWAIIAN PARADISE CONTROLLED BY BILLIONAIRE LARRY ELLISON IS HIT HARD BY COVIDVERNE KOPYTOFFNOVEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
    In 2017, he gave an interview about how Hollywood doesn’t tell enough stories about the working class.
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    The new nation was strikingly free of the British upper-class fear that educating the working class would give it dangerous ideas — with the major exception of slave­ owners, who withheld schooling for that very reason.
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    It depends on your angle, to be honest, Carlos, I think that I grew up a very working class kid in Rhode Island.
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    I came in from a working class family and I thought of them more like my father, my uncle, who were drivers.
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    Botanists have enumerated between forty and fifty varieties of the tobacco plant who class them all among the narcotic poisons.
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    Beginning with single twigs and working over them patiently she at length painted whole trees, and later animals.
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    Our class has swelled to about a dozen persons now, and a good many others come and play to him once or twice and then go.
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    It has only been a rare and exceptional class hitherto that has gone on learning throughout life.
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    But we must not class in this unclean category Lord Spunyarn and his friend Haggard, who were both playing at the big table.
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    WORDS RELATED TO WORKING-CLASS

    • banal
    • coarse
    • common
    • conventional
    • humble
    • ignoble
    • low
    • lowborn
    • lowly
    • mean
    • ordinary
    • pedestrian
    • popular
    • proletarian
    • traditional
    • uncultivated
    • unrefined
    • unsophisticated
    • unwashed
    • vulgar
    • working-class
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