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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Occupying a socioeconomic position between those of the lower levels and the wealthy.

Usage examples (33)
  • They earned middle-class paychecks in automobile plants.
  • In fact, he was from a very comfortable middle-class family.
  • I grew up in Downey, a white, middle-class suburb of Los Angeles.
  • Kennedy understood the risk of alienating middle-class white voters. for more
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