AskDefine | Define prole

Dictionary Definition

prole n : a member of the working class (not necessarily employed); "workers of the world--unite!" [syn: proletarian, worker]

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English

Pronunciation

  • /proʊl/
  • /proUl/

Noun

prole
  1. a member of the proletariat
  2. an ordinary person

Extensive Definition

Prole may refer to:
  • Proletariat, a lower social class, or the working class
  • Proles, the proletariat class in the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four - no class, no understanding of art, no ambitions, no aspirations further than bodily functions
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