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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The part or group having the highest quality, importance or power.

Usage examples (39)
  • Without an elite in the arts, we have no leaders, which is to say we have no vision, which is to say we have no arts.
  • There was a time, a dozen years ago, the term elite was carried with them quite a bit.
  • Just like in Mexico, where the elite is almost all white.
  • It's the short version and what I refer to as the elite's "masterpiece". for more
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