Definition of lower orders in English:

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lower orders


plural noun

The lower classes of society.
Example sentences
  • After the turn of the century, they joined the middle classes in their efforts to extend this norm to the lower orders of society.
  • These horizontal connections within the elite also had to be supplemented by vertical connections with the lower orders of Roman society.
  • Other writers stressed the need for a samurai to set an example to the lower orders of society by his conduct.
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