just plain folks

Definition of just plain folks


  1. :  ordinary people All kinds of people attended the event, including politicians, celebrities, and just plain folks.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : archaic variant ofjoust

  1. :  having a basis in or conforming to fact or reason :  reasonable

    :  faithful to an original

    :  conforming to a standard of correctness :  proper

  1. :  exactly, precisely

    :  very recently

    :  by a very small margin :  barely

  1. :  complain

  1. :  an extensive area of level or rolling treeless country

    :  a broad unbroken expanse

    :  something free from artifice, ornament, or extraneous matter

  1. :  even, level

    :  lacking ornament :  undecorated

    :  free of extraneous matter :  pure

  1. :  in a plain manner :  without obscurity or ambiguity

  1. :  absolutely

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  1. :  a group of kindred tribes forming a nation :  people

    :  the great proportion of the members of a people that determines the group character and that tends to preserve its characteristic form of civilization and its customs, arts and crafts, legends, traditions, and superstitions from generation to generation

    :  a certain kind, class, or group of people

  1. :  originating or traditional with the common people of a country or region and typically reflecting their lifestyle

    :  of or relating to the common people or to the study of the common people

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to criticize severely

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