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PEON

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does peon mean? 

PEON (noun)
  The noun PEON has 1 sense:

1. a laborer who is obliged to do menial work

  Familiarity information: PEON used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PEON (noun)


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Meaning:

A laborer who is obliged to do menial work

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

navvy; peon; drudge; galley slave

Hypernyms ("peon" is a kind of...):

jack; laborer; labourer; manual laborer (someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor)


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