Translation of pleb in Spanish:


ordinario, n.

Pronunciation /plɛb//plɛb/


derogatory, informal

  • 1British

    ordinario masculine
    ordinaria feminine
    naco masculine Mexico derogatory informal
    naca feminine Mexico derogatory informal
    mersa masculine River Plate derogatory informal
    roto masculine Chile derogatory informal
    rota feminine Chile derogatory informal
    • Gianfrancesco Gonzaga invited classical scholar Vittorino da Feltre to set up a boys' school in the city inspired by humanist principles, where ducal scions mixed with talented plebs.
    • The truly posh very rarely have much to do with this, so it tends to be the upper middle class vs the utter plebs.
    • When she decided she was too special to have to line up with the rest of the plebs, she forced her way to the front of the line, demanding to be served because she's ‘famous.’
    • They should drop their supercilious, insulting position of superiority over the plebs and treat the electorate as intelligent, informed people who deserve not to be put in this position.
    • Tressell wrote his book for the coffee tables of the dissenting middle classes rather than for plebs like Towers and me.
    • The turf was actually decent and they were kind enough to let us plebs sit in the expensive seats.
    • It's that their criticisms tend so much towards the intellectual snob snap dismissal: it's sold millions, it's popular, ergo it's for the plebs.
    • When you turn on your TV, you may see a wizened old man making plebs laugh with his bad wigs and big chin, but we see someone else entirely.
    • It was with a certain degree of self-confessed smugness that I looked out as the blustery wind swept around headquarters and the ordinary plebs tried to wrap up against the elements.
    • But we didn't have to queue with the plebs, oh no!
  • 2

    the plebs la chusma derogatory informal