SOCIAL CLASS COMPOSED OF THE WEALTHIEST MEMBERS OF SOCIETY, WHO ALSO WIELD THE GREATEST POLITICAL POWER
Upper classes; Upper-class; Higher class; High-class; The Upper Class; The Upper Class Novels; Upperclass; Upper social class; Upper Class; The happy few; Leisure class
The upper class or the upper classes are the group of people in a society who own the most property and have the highest social status, and who may not need to work for money.
...goods specifically designed to appeal to the tastes of the upper class...
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Upper class is also an adjective.
All of them came from wealthy, upper class families.
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