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Noun Concept
Categories: Social groups, Pejorative terms for people, French words and phrases, Wealth, Articles with short description
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parvenu  upstart  arriviste  nouveau-riche  nouveau riche
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A person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class WordNet 3.0
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A person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Nouveau riche is a term used, usually derogatory, to describe those whose wealth has been acquired within their own generation, rather than by familial inheritance. Wikipedia
A parvenu is a person who is a relative newcomer to a socioeconomic class. Wikipedia
A term for rich people who acquired their wealth within their own generations Wikipedia Disambiguation
Term to describe newly enriched persons Wikidata
A person who has risen, climbed up, or has been promoted to a higher social class, especially through acquisition of wealth, rights, or political authority but has not gained social acceptance by those within that new class. OmegaWiki
The class of nouveau riche people. OmegaWiki
Wealthy person whose fortunes are newly acquired, and who is therefore perceived to lack the refinement of those who were raised wealthy. OmegaWiki
An upstart or newcomer; nouveau riche; parvenu; an ambitious, brash or arrogant person who has yet to integrate with his or her new social group. Wiktionary
New money; wealthy persons whose fortunes are newly acquired, and who are therefore perceived to lack the refinement of those who were raised wealthy. Wiktionary
New money: wealthy persons whose fortunes are newly acquired, and who are therefore perceived to lack the refinement of those who were raised wealthy. Wiktionary (translation)
One who has suddenly gained wealth, power, or other prominence, but either has not received social acceptance or has become arrogant or presumptuous. Wiktionary