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upper-class

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

of high birth, rank, or station
  • upper-class boys who had an entrenched sense of entitlement

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upper class

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of upper class (Entry 2 of 2)

the highest class in a society
  • a school founded to educate the children of the upper class

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“Upper-class.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/upper-class. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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