the peasantry

noun

Definition of the peasantry

: all the peasants living in an area or country He tried to organize the peasantry for a revolt. the Russian peasantry

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“The peasantry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20peasantry. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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