Examples of lumpen
<a kind of music that has traditionally appealed to the lumpen segment of the musical audience>
Origin of lumpen
German Lumpenproletariat degraded section of the proletariat, from Lump contemptible person (from Lumpen rags) + Proletariat
First Known Use: 1936
Definition of lumpen
plural lumpen also lumpens
: a member of the crude and uneducated lowest class of society
First Known Use of lumpen
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