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peasant
used in King Lear

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Definition
used historically or possibly in relation to a very poor country:  a person of low income, education, and social standing — especially one who raises crops or livestock
  • Wherefore, bold peasant, Dar'st thou support a publish'd traitor?
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — The country near Dover (81% in)
  • ]—A peasant stand up thus?
    3.7 — Act 3 Scene 7 — A Room in Gloster's Castle (74% in)
  • [Enter Gloster, and Edgar dressed like a peasant.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — The country near Dover (1% in)

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