Definitions for riffraffˈrɪfˌræf
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rabble, riffraff, ragtag, ragtag and bobtail(noun)
disparaging terms for the common people
The rabble; crowds; the common people.
They started charging a modest fee in an effort to keep the riffraff out.
low class, ghetto, indigent
sweepings; refuse; the lowest order of society
Origin: [OE. rif and raf every particle, OF. rif et raf. CF. Raff, and 1st Rifle.]
Riffraff is a 1936 film starring Jean Harlow and Spencer Tracy. The movie was written by Frances Marion, Anita Loos, and H. W. Hannaford, and directed by J. Walter Ruben.
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- flaite, gentuzaSpanish
- roskaväki, rahvas, köyhälistöFinnish
- skríll, illþýði, pakkIcelandic
- 下層階級, 下層民Japanese
- geteisem, rapalje, tuig, schorremorrieDutch
- сброд, быдло, черньRussian
- о̏лош, ȍlošSerbo-Croatian
- pöbel, kreti och pleti, patraskSwedish
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