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