class-conscious

adjective
class-con·​scious | \ ˈklas-ˈkän(t)-shəs How to pronounce class-conscious (audio) \

Definition of class-conscious

1 : actively aware of one's common status with others in a particular economic or social level of society
2 : believing in class struggle

Other Words from class-conscious

class consciousness noun

First Known Use of class-conscious

1899, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Class-conscious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/class-conscious. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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