the working classes

plural noun

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British
: the class of people who earn money by doing usually physical work and who are not rich or powerful

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“The working classes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20working%20classes. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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