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plebeian
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
of or belonging to common people — often implying a lack of refinement

or:

an ordinary citizen of ancient Rome
  • Rochester might probably win that noble lady's love, if he chose to strive for it; is it likely he would waste a serious thought on this indigent and insignificant plebeian?'
    Chapter 16 (96% in)
  • I smiled as I unfolded it, and devised how I would tease you about your aristocratic tastes, and your efforts to masque your plebeian bride in the attributes of a peeress.
    Chapter 25 (52% in)

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