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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A member of a noble, aristocratic, or socially prominent family.

Usage examples (22)
  • Can there be such a thing as a blue-collar blue-blood?
  • If it goes country-club, blue-blood moderate, it's going to lose.
  • TUCHMAN: Patti Blagojevich is from a political blue-blood family.
  • I'm 42, admittedly waspy but neither right wing, nor a blue-blood. for more
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