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peasant
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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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
  • For thousands of years, our people have been peasants working the land of others.
    Chapter 9 (67% in)
  • We were peasants.
    Chapter 9 (47% in)

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