class-conscious


class–conscious

adjective

: having or showing a lot of awareness about which economic or social level a person is in : thinking that a person's economic or social class is important

Full Definition of CLASS-CONSCIOUS

1
:  actively aware of one's common status with others in a particular economic or social level of society
2
:  believing in class struggle
class consciousness noun

First Known Use of CLASS-CONSCIOUS

1903

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