plural noun ar·is·toi \ˈarə̇ˌstȯi\

Definition of aristoi

  1. 1 :  aristocrats every country has its bourgeois and its aristoi

  2. 2 usually singular in construction :  aristocratic class

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Origin and Etymology of aristoi

Greek, from plural of aristos best, noblest — more at aristo-

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a trip made at another's expense

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