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Definition of prole



  • a person who is very stupid or gullible. From the word "proletariat." Used among some inner city youths in Baltimore, MD, USA and Washington DC.
    They're a bunch of proles.

    Last edited on Jun 04 2013. Submitted by KAZ V. from Washington, DC, USA on Jul 12 1998.

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