haut monde

play
noun \ō-ˈmänd, ō-ˈmōⁿd\

Definition of haut monde

  1. :  high society

Variants of haut monde

less commonly

haute monde

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Origin and Etymology of haut monde

French, literally, high world


First Known Use: 1864


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