Definitions of commoner

n a person who holds no title

common man, common person
(Greek mythology) a simple countryman who offered hospitality to Zeus and Hermes when they came to earth without revealing their identities in order to test people's piety
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bourgeois, burgher
a member of the middle class
cipher, cypher, nobody, nonentity
a person of no influence
the ordinary person
Joe Bloggs, Joe Blow, John Doe, man in the street
a hypothetical average man
layman, layperson, secular
someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person
pleb, plebeian
one of the common people
prole, proletarian, worker
a member of the working class (not necessarily employed)
an unsophisticated country person
an eccentric or undignified rustic
countryman, ruralist
a man who lives in the country and has country ways
a woman who lives in the country and has country ways
a worker who has to do all the unpleasant or boring jobs that no one else wants to do
bushwhacker, hillbilly
a disparaging term for an unsophisticated person
lay reader
a layman who is authorized by the bishop to read parts of the service in an Anglican or Episcopal church
bucolic, peasant, provincial
a country person
petit bourgeois
a member of the lower middle class
anti-intellectual, lowbrow, philistine
a person who is uninterested in intellectual pursuits
pip-squeak, small fry, squirt
someone who is small and insignificant
cracker, redneck
a poor White person in the southern United States
jackanapes, lightweight, whippersnapper
someone who is unimportant but cheeky and presumptuous
woodman, woodsman
someone who lives in the woods
bumpkin, chawbacon, hayseed, hick, rube, yahoo, yokel
a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture
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individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
a human being

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