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1rabble

noun rab·ble \ˈra-bəl\

: a large group of loud people who could become violent

the rabble : ordinary or common people who do not have a lot of money, power, or social status

Full Definition of RABBLE

1
:  a disorganized or confused collection of things
2
a :  a disorganized or disorderly crowd of people :  mob
b :  the lowest class of people
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Examples of RABBLE

  1. <the crown prince was reminded that even the rabble of the realm deserved his attention and compassion>

Origin of RABBLE

Middle English rabel pack of animals
First Known Use: 14th century

2rabble

verb
rab·bledrab·bling \-b(ə-)liŋ\

Definition of RABBLE

transitive verb
:  to insult or assault by or as a mob

First Known Use of RABBLE

1644

Rhymes with RABBLE

RABBLED Defined for Kids

rabble

noun rab·ble \ˈra-bəl\

Definition of RABBLE for Kids

1
:  a crowd that is noisy and hard to control :  mob
2
:  a group of people looked down upon as ignorant and hard to handle

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