pleb

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noun
  1. a member of the plebs; a plebeian or commoner.

Origin of pleb

1
1850–55, Americanism; short for plebeian

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British Dictionary definitions for pleb

pleb

/ (plɛb) /


noun
  1. short for plebeian

  2. British informal, often derogatory a common vulgar person

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