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Definition 1: your parents - [noun denoting group]

Samples where folks or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he wrote to his folks every day

(folks is a kind of ...) group of people related by blood or marriage

(folks is used in the usage domain ...) the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

Definition 2: people in general (often used in the plural) - [noun denoting group]

Samples where folks or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they're just country folk
  • folks around here drink moonshine
  • the common people determine the group character and preserve its customs from one generation to the next

Synonyms for folks in the sense of this definition

(folks is a kind of ...) (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

"old people" "there were at least 200 people in the audience"

(... is a kind of folks ) people raised in or living in a rural environment; rustics

(... is a kind of folks ) people of good family and breeding and high social status

(... is a kind of folks ) the common people at a local level (as distinguished from the centers of political activity)

(... is a kind of folks ) folks from your own home town

(... is a kind of folks ) disparaging terms for the common people

(folks is a member of ...) one of the common people

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