Political and social identities

proletarian
(n)
pro-lǝ-TAIR-i-ǝn
Meaning

member of the working class

1st Sample Sentence

He is a university professor thanks to the hard work and self-sacrifice of his father, a proletarian who worked two jobs so that his son could go to university.

Root

proles (offspring) (Latin)

Antonyms

bourgeois

Mnemonics

proletarian=petrolian: the person who fills petrol wears blue color clothes and is one of the working class

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