Social-climber synonyms

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(UK, slang, archaic) A hanger-on to noblemen or persons of quality, especially in English universities; a toady.
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One who takes advantage of any opportunity to achieve an end, often with no regard for principles or consequences.
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(Obsolete) To climb; to mount with effort; to clamber.
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A person who has suddenly risen to a higher social and economic class and has not yet gained social acceptance by others in that class.
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A person or thing that manipulates
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The meadow saffron.
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(Pejorative) New money; wealthy persons whose fortunes are newly acquired, and who are therefore perceived to lack the refinement of those who were raised wealthy.
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(Idiomatic) A person who always agrees with his employer or superior.
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A puppy; a young dog.
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One who hangs on, or sticks to, a person, place, or service; a dependent; one who adheres to others' society longer than he is wanted. - Oliver Goldsmith
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Alternative spelling of namedropper.
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(Idiomatic) A newcomer; a novice; an upstart.
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(Idiomatic) Alternative spelling of brown noser. (one who flatters others in an obsequious manner.)
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(Informal) A person who pays bribes or uses personal influence to manipulate results, as in keeping others from being punished for illegal acts
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A servile flatterer; toady
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(Informal) a young upwardly mobile urban professional person with an affluent lifestyle
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Find another word for social-climber. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for social-climber, like: babbit, tufthunter, ambitious person, status seeker, social animal, opportunist, climber, parvenu, manipulator, upstart and nouveau-riche.