charmed circle


Definition of charmed circle

: a group marked by exclusiveness

Examples of charmed circle in a Sentence

a famous writer and her charmed circle in Paris

First Known Use of charmed circle

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Charmed circle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of charmed circle

: a group of people who are special or powerful in some way

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