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upper class

noun

Simple Definition of upper class

  • : a social class that is above the middle class : the highest social class

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of upper class

  1. :  a social class occupying a position above the middle class and having the highest status in a society

Examples of upper class in a sentence

  1. a popular pastime among the upper classes

  2. a member of the upper class



1814

First Known Use of upper class

1814


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