Examples of nouveau riche in a Sentence
a nouveau riche who is reportedly using his money to buy his way into Palm Beach society
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And yet, a fan base that quite enjoys its nouveau riche status among the blue bloods has questions.
Another example: China’s support for the housing markets in smaller cities has created many nouveau riche who are betting their newfound wealth in Macau’s casinos.
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Origin and Etymology of nouveau riche
First Known Use: circa 1796See Words from the same year
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