- a vulgar person, especially one whose vulgarity is the more conspicuous because of wealth, prominence, or pretensions to good breeding.
Origin of vulgarian
Related Words for vulgarianboorish, rude, gruff, ribald, vulgar, off-color, obscene, raw, dirty, crude, scatological, nasty, bawdy, crass, bumpkin, buffoon, slob, brute, blue, gross
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Historical Examples of vulgarian
Then he thought of his own sister married to that vulgarian, Friedland.Dreamers of the Ghetto
Did not you marry a low creature,—a vulgarian, a tradesman's daughter?My Novel, Complete
"You see, Hycy, the vulgarian will come out," said his mother.The Emigrants Of Ahadarra
Did not you marry a low creature—a vulgarian—a tradesman's daughter?
She had the true instinct of it; while I was always a bit of a vulgarian.The Social Significance of the Modern Drama
- a vulgar person, esp one who is rich or has pretensions to good taste