What is the opposite of Plebs?

23 antonyms found



[ plˈɛbz], [ plˈɛbz], [ p_l_ˈɛ_b_z]

Antonyms for Plebs:


Usage examples of Plebs:

  1. He disseminated among the soldiers many calumnies against their general, and so still more exasperately their present temper; next he asked the tribunes of the plebs for another day, as that day would not suffice for his speech, only four hours remaining of it. "Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4)", Plutarch.
  2. Deserted by their gods, divested, in consequence, of religion and, therefore, of every right, they could no longer pray, the significance of signs and omens was lost to them, they were plebs "Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern", Edgar Saltus.
  3. The first of these laws related to the debts of the plebs and furnished an easy mode of payment, by providing that all the money paid as interest should be considered as principal. "The Comic History of Rome", Gilbert Abbott Becket.