A person who has only recently become rich
The definition of a Johnny-come-lately is a newcomer, or is someone who is late to accepting a position or late to arriving at an event.
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.
The definition of a snob is a person who looks down on certain people and things and who considers himself better or more refined.
(Person, proper) In English history, the son or the grandson of James II
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