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upstart

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  1. one who has recently acquired wealth and social position having made their money in oil decades ago, they consider these billionaire dot-commers mere upstarts Synonyms arriviste, parvenu, nouveau richeRelated Words arrivé, comer; adventurer, snob, social climber; fat cat, moneybags, nabob


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