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el plebeyo, la plebeya ( )
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (person from the working class) a. plebeian El príncipe se casó con una plebeya que trabajaba como periodista. The prince married a plebeian who worked as a journalist.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (ordinary) a. common A Ramón no le gusta rodearse de gente plebeya porque se considera muy refinado. Ramón doesn't like to surround himself with common people because he considers himself to be very refined. 3. (related to the masses) a. plebeian Los burgueses criticaban la actitud plebeya de querer sindicalizarse. The rich criticized the plebeian behavior of wanting to unionize. Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
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