plebe

plebe
f.
1 kid (informal) (child). (Mexican Spanish)
2 common people, populace, ordinary people, commonality.
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plebe
nombre femenino
1 (gen) common people
2 HISTORIA masses plural
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SF

la plebe — [gen] the common people pl , the masses pl ; pey the mob, the rabble, the plebs * pl pey

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femenino
a) (Hist)

la plebe — the masses (pl), the populace

b) (pey) (chusma) rabble (pej), plebs (pl) (colloq & pej)
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* la plebe = the great unwashed.
* plebe, la = proletariat, the, hoi polloi, the, common herd, the.
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femenino
a) (Hist)

la plebe — the masses (pl), the populace

b) (pey) (chusma) rabble (pej), plebs (pl) (colloq & pej)
* * *
la plebe
= proletariat, the, hoi polloi, the, common herd, the

Ex: The librarian had the duty of ensuring the flow of 'correct' materials to the proletariat.

Ex: On the negative side, it might offer too much functionality and flexibility for your users, i.e., be too good for hoi poloi.
Ex: The opinion of the common herd often comes from the opinion of the specialist who is himself an opinions manipulator.

* la plebe = the great unwashed.
* plebe, la = proletariat, the, hoi polloi, the, common herd, the.
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plebe
feminine
1 (Hist):
la plebe the masses (pl), the populace
2 (pey) (chusma) rabble (pej), hoi polloi (pej), plebs (pl) (colloq pej)
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plebe sustantivo femenino
a) (Hist)

la plebe the masses (pl), the populace

b) (pey) (chusma) rabble (pej), plebs (pl) (colloq & pej)

plebe sustantivo femenino
1 the common people, masses pl
2 pey plebs pl
'plebe' also found in these entries:
English:
people
- pleb
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plebe
nf
1.
la plebe [la masa] the plebs
2. Méx Fam
la plebe [los amigos] the guys
nmf
Méx Fam
los plebes [los niños] the kids;
el plebe no quiere dormir the kid doesn't want to go to sleep
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plebe
f
:
la plebe HIST the masses; desp the rabble, the plebs
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plebe nf
: common people, masses pl

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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