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Synonyms for rabbleˈræb əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mob, rabble, rout(noun)

    a disorderly crowd of people

    rabble, ragtag and bobtail, syndicate, pack, crime syndicate, mob, ragtag, rout, gang, riffraff, family, ring

  2. rabble, riffraff, ragtag, ragtag and bobtail(noun)

    disparaging terms for the common people

    riffraff, mob, ragtag and bobtail, rabble, ragtag, rout


  1. rabble(noun)


  2. rabble(noun)

    A mob; collectively, commoners; a disorderly group.


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rabble

    The populace are poor and ignorant, but may be law-abiding; a mob is disorderly and lawless, but may be rich and influential. The rabble is despicable, worthless, purposeless; a mob may have effective desperate purpose. A crowd may be drawn by mere curiosity; some strong, pervading excitement is needed to make it a mob. Compare PEOPLE.

    canaille, crowd, dregs of the people, lower classes, masses, mob, populace, the vulgar

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

scum, gangsta, banger, scoundrel, punk, trash, stinker, mob

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