people in general (often used in the plural);
"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"
- However, the speech of the common people prevailed.
- People are indignant by their shooting of innocent civilians.
- Fork art is the art of the common people.
- Sitcom shows tend to be about ordinary people.