What does upper-class mean?

Definitions for upper-class

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upper class, upper crust(adj)

    the class occupying the highest position in the social hierarchy

  2. upper-class(adj)

    occupying the highest socioeconomic position in a society


  1. upper-class(Adjective)

    of high social position

  2. upper-class(Adjective)



  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upper-class in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upper-class in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Lind:

    The Southern upper class never really cared what color the serfs were.

  2. Paul Fussell:

    If you are an author and give one of your books to a member of the upper class, you must never expect him to read it.

  3. John Peet:

    Defining consultancy is a bit like defining the upper class every possible candidate draws the line just below himself.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    It is often not considered a lower or middle class woman's thinking but upper class lady's mentality in Indian society to marry a man who has already got divorced once.

  5. Economist Brian Jackson:

    Many large malls (and residential construction) in China.... are all hoping to target one demographic -- the upper class, what is needed to succeed is retail space that caters to (the much larger) bulk of middle-class Chinese.

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