non-elite

adjective \ ˌnän-ā-ˈlēt , -i- , -ē- \

Definition of non-elite

:not elite
  • non-elite athletes
  • a non-elite college

non-elite

noun
    • Within nations there exist hierarchies of minorities of elites (those who control resources and institutions) and large majorities of non-elites (ordinary citizens, who are poorer and less powerful).
    • —John A. Booth et al.

First Known Use of non-elite

1937


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