Synonyms for rabble:

Sense 1


Sense 2

dreg, herd, scum.

Sense 6


Other synonyms and related words:

herd, lumpenproletariat, scum, rout, dreg, syndicate, ragtag and bobtail, gang, trash, ring, ragtag, riffraff, pack.

Sense 2 (noun)

lumpenproletariat, scum, dreg, trash.

mob (noun)

herd, throng, riffraff, proletariat, crowd, ring, masses, gang, scum, pack, mass, multitude, horde.

people (noun)

countryman, mob, people, multitude, bourgeois, host, countrywoman, throng, horde, great unwashed, public, mass, bourgeoisie, commoner, proletariat, crowd, masses, peasantry, legion, populace.

rabble (noun)

ragtag, ragtag and bobtail, riffraff, rout, mob.

ragtag and bobtail (noun)


Usage examples for rabble:

  • He says to me: There isn't a soul here to speak to; all, he says, are rabble, all, you see, are just so many peasants, and they live like peasants. - "Plays A Protégée of the Mistress; Poverty Is No Crime; Sin and Sorrow Are Common to All; It's a Family Affair--We'll Settle It Ourselves", Alexander Ostrovsky.
  • Nothing but a rabble. - "The Pretty Lady", Arnold E. Bennett.

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