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nouveau riche

noun

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one who has recently acquired wealth and social position
  • a nouveau riche who is reportedly using his money to buy his way into Palm Beach society

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The first known use of nouveau riche was circa 1796

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“Nouveau riche.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nouveau%20riche. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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