the rabble

noun

Definition of the rabble 

disapproving

: ordinary or common people who do not have a lot of money, power, or social status often used in a humorous or exaggerated way to suggest the attitudes of wealthy and powerful people celebrities who live in beautiful homes far away from the rabble

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