What does riffraff mean?

Definitions for riffraffˈrɪfˌræf

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    disparaging terms for the common people


  1. riffraff(Noun)

    The rabble; crowds; the common people.

    They started charging a modest fee in an effort to keep the riffraff out.

  2. riffraff(Noun)

    low class, ghetto, indigent

Webster Dictionary

  1. Riffraff(noun)

    sweepings; refuse; the lowest order of society

  2. Origin: [OE. rif and raf every particle, OF. rif et raf. CF. Raff, and 1st Rifle.]


  1. Riffraff

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of riffraff in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of riffraff in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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