Definition of socialite
: a socially prominent person
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The late actress and socialite’s will has been revealed, and according to probate court documents obtained by PEOPLE, all of her assets have been consolidated into a trust of which von Anhalt, 74, is the sole trustee.
On Day 3 of Wimbledon, the newlywed socialite showed up to the elite tennis tournament in a lace sheer dress by Self-Portrait.
Socialite novelist invites eccentric medium to home for seance to gather material for next book, but scheme backfires.
Though Hepburn lived there with husband Mel Ferrer (they were married from 1954 to 1968), the property bears Gabor’s name—the actress and socialite inhabited the estate until her death in 1995.
In February, Trump dropped in on a Mar-a-Lago wedding of Nashville socialite Vanessa Falk, according to USA Today.
There will be a gourmet cooking class by celebrity chef Lenore Nolan-Ryan, keynote speaker Elaine Simmons, door prizes, wine tasting, and socialite networking.
There's Polly, the apple-pie-sweet would-be socialite who was just released from prison.
For decades in the early Twentieth Century, it was used a source of slave labor by Baltimore socialites who pressed women into unpaid domestic service with the help of lawyers.
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Definition of socialite for English Language Learners
: someone who is well-known in fashionable society and is often seen at parties and other social events for wealthy people
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