Synonyms of hoi polloi in English:

hoi polloi

See definition of hoi polloi


1the hoi polloi‘royalty are reluctant to let the hoi polloi into their homes’


the masses, the common people, the populace, the public, the people, the multitude, the rank and file, the lower orders, the crowd, the commonality, the commonalty, the commons, the third estate, the plebeians

derogatory the mob, the proletariat, the common herd, the herd, the rabble, the riff-raff, the canaille, the great unwashed, the many, the ragtag, the ragtag and bobtail, the plebs, the proles, the peasants


the elite, the aristocracy