Everyman Definition

ĕvrē-măn
noun
A person or fictional character regarded as representing the human race or the common person.
Webster's New World

In fiction, drama, or allegory, the archetypical ordinary individual, frequently the protagonist in a parable of some sort.

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Other Word Forms of Everyman

Noun

Singular:
everyman
Plural:
everymen

Origin of Everyman

  • Perhaps from the Flemish play Elckerlijc (c. 1495) or its English translation Everyman (c. 1520)

    From Wiktionary

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