AskDefine | Define riffraff

Dictionary Definition

riffraff n : disparaging terms for the common people [syn: rabble, ragtag, ragtag and bobtail]

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  • /ˈɹɪfɹæf/


  1. The rabble; crowds; the common people.
    They started charging a modest fee in an effort to keep the riffraff out.

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Riff Raff, Riff-Raff, or Riffraff may refer to:

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