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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A member of the mob.

Usage examples (24)
  • 'canaille', but anything of 'sangre asul' had a charm for her.
  • So he, too, was goaded by these military canaille.
  • Even Sharpe laughed in their faces: such canaille.
  • He was the sole aristocrat among a crowd of canaille. for more
Tutoring comment
  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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