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Synonyms for populace
ˈpɒp yə ləspop·u·lace

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  1. populacenoun

    The common people of a nation.

    The populace despised their ignorant leader.

    rabble, masses, hoi polloi, riff-raff, people

  2. populacenoun

    The inhabitants of a nation.

    inhabitant, population

English Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 1 vote

  1. populace

    The populace are poor and ignorant, but may be law-abiding; a mob is disorderly and lawless, but may be rich and influential. The rabble is despicable, worthless, purposeless; a mob may have effective desperate purpose. A crowd may be drawn by mere curiosity; some strong, pervading excitement is needed to make it a mob. Compare PEOPLE.

    canaille, crowd, dregs of the people, lower classes, masses, mob, rabble, the vulgar

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  1. populace, public, worldnoun

    people in general considered as a whole

    "he is a hero in the eyes of the public"

    reality, world, humankind, public, human race, earthly concern, man, cosmos, globe, creation, macrocosm, universe, worldly concern, humanity, human beings, mankind, existence, humans, earth, domain

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  1. populacenoun

    commonalty, proletariat, rabble

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  1. Ryan Barenklau:

    The general populace does not like her. They are certainly more happy with Moon in power than they would have been keeping her, she is viewed in disgrace by the majority of South Koreans.

  2. Melissa Murray:

    You don't get a restrictive law like HB 1510, the law that's at issue in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, or like SB 8, the law that has basically bedeviled federal courts for a few months now and stymied access to abortion in Texas, unless you've so gerrymandered the districts in your state that your legislature doesn't necessarily reflect the scope of the populace.

  3. Muhammad Sani Abdullahi:

    For young people who constitute a greater chunk of the populace, reliance on the internet for daily functions has become a must, business, both small and large wouldn't be able to continue their everyday activities should the government keep the people cut out.

  4. Jiren Parikh:

    Do we really think we're going to start weaponizing robots ? It's silly to do that. I don't think that's in the DNA of America either, we live in a country that has so many rules and regulatory requirements in place that things like this are just remote and virtually impossible without the say of the populace.

  5. Titus Livius:

    The populace is like the sea motionless in itself, but stirred by every wind, even the lightest breeze.

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  • Bev, Pöbel, [[breite]] [[Masse]], [[gemeine]] [[Volk]]German
  • populachoSpanish
  • plèbe, bas peuple, populaceFrench
  • 民衆, 大衆, 庶民Japanese
  • povão, populaçãoPortuguese
  • масса, простонаро́дье, чернь, бы́дло, просто́й наро́д, толпа́, сбродRussian
  • derinti, halk, avam, ayaktakımı, kitleTurkish
  • НаселенняUkrainian

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