The social class above the middle class; rich, socially prominent, or aristocratic class
The best part, moment, or value:
(Biology) A colony or community of organisms, usually of the same species:
Commonly encountered; usual:
a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
(Rare) A royal right, as over some natural resource, granted by a monarch to a person, corporation, etc.
Aristocracy is defined as a ruling class made up of people with royal blood, or is a government of collected people who are thought to be exceptional in some way, and therefore the most qualified to rule.
Alternative spelling of blue blood.
Selected with care; well-chosen:
A woman with strong scholarly or literary interests.
(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
(Countable) A rich person.
High station or rank in society, esp. when accompanied by a title
Born to a genteel or aristocratic family.
The definition of poor is having little money or belongings, or lacking something.
Alternative form of who's who.
Aristocratic is defined as a person, place, or thing that is exclusive in its members.
Of, pertaining to, or befitting people of high social standing.
(Obs.) Famous; illustrious
Any of various foods or confections made of cream or having a creamy consistency
Showing a feeling of being better than others; haughty
The superlative or most preferable part of something
People of a particular class or group:
(Informal) Vulgar, coarse, or undignified
Something offered or given to the winner of a contest
Of superior stock or breed
(Mil.) A shot that hits or explodes beyond the target
Elected but not yet installed in office
A social set of people who frequent fashionable restaurants and nightclubs, the theater, etc.
A person of distinguished rank, importance, or appearance.
Having no special designation, status, or rank:
People of the highest social level
Persons of high social standing considered as a group.
Lower is defined as in a lesser or inferior place, or something less in quality or value.
Better is defined as the person in authority, or the thing that is more preferable.
Find another word for elite. In this page you can discover 59 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for elite, like: upper class, best, society, select, ordinary, aristocrat, elite-group, royalty, aristocracy, ruling class and blue blood.