plebeian

[pli-bee-uhn]
adjective
1.
belonging or pertaining to the common people.
2.
of, pertaining to, or belonging to the ancient Roman plebs.
3.
common, commonplace, or vulgar: a plebeian joke.
noun
4.
a member of the common people.
5.
a member of the ancient Roman plebs.

Origin:
1525–35; < Latin plēbēi(us) of the plebs (plēbē(s) plebs + -ius adj. suffix) + -an

plebeianism, noun
plebeianly, adverb
plebeianness, noun
unplebeian, adjective


3. lowbrow, low, ordinary, popular.
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plebeian (pləˈbiːən)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or characteristic of the common people, esp those of Rome
2.  lacking refinement; vulgar: plebeian tastes
 
n
3.  one of the common people, esp one of the Roman plebs
4.  a person who is coarse or lacking in discernment
 
[C16: from Latin plēbēius belonging to the people, from plēbs the common people of ancient Rome]
 
ple'beianism
 
n

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Example sentences
People with enough money can buy their way through airport security, and the
  security theater will only be for the plebeians.
Whining about being intellectually disadvantage or the plebeians lack of
  interest is ridiculous and not going to change.
And the third was a more basic division: between those who were patricians and
  those who were plebeians.
The patricians and the more influential among the plebeians secured the major
  share of that wealth.
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