Soldiers armed and trained to fight on foot:
The common people
A general body or group
(Plural only) The lower classes or all but the elite.
A person serving in an army; member of an army
A person without noble rank or title.
The members of a group under the leadership, influence, or control of a particular person or body, as members of a group of servants, royal subjects, etc.
Ordinary persons, things, or events.
(Music) the orchestral instrumentation (voices) used in a musical production (nearly always used in plural form only).
The common people, orig. those esp. of rural or nonurban areas, thought of as best representing the basic, direct political interests of the electorate
(Rare) The class of lowest status in any society
The difference between the winning vote and the rest of the votes
The level of one's position in a class-based society
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