socialite

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noun so·cial·ite \ˈsō-shə-ˌlīt\

Definition of socialite

  1. :  a socially prominent person

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First Known Use of socialite

1909


SOCIALITE Defined for English Language Learners

socialite

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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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