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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The attitude that society should be governed by a select group of individuals.

Usage examples (31)
  • The weakest link in elitism is how we could decide who is elite.
  • If liberal elitism is code for educated and intellectually curious then I will take that label all day long.
  • Throwing around clapped out insults like elitism is pathetic.
  • Rampant elitism is irritating, whether from the Left or Right. for more
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