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arriviste

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of arriviste

  1. one who has recently acquired wealth and social position <the town's old money immediately shunned these vulgar arrivistes, who may have had the cash but certainly not the class> Synonyms nouveau riche, parvenu, upstartRelated Words arrivé, comer; adventurer, snob, social climber; fat cat, moneybags, nabob




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