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upper crust

noun

Definition of upper crust

  1. :  the highest social class or group; especially :  the highest circle of the upper class

upper–crust adjective


Examples of upper crust

  1. <the conference was a gathering of the upper crust of the computer programming industry>

  2. <a specialty clothing store for the upper crust>



1836

First Known Use of upper crust

1836


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