lower orders

plural noun

: lower classes
you had the marks of the lower orders on youAnthony West

Word History

First Known Use

1679, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of lower orders was in 1679

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“Lower orders.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lower%20orders. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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