HyperDic: social_class

English > 1 sense of the expression social class:
NOUNgroupsocial class, class, stratum, socio-economic classpeople having the same social, economic, or educational status
English > social class: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningPeople having the same social, economic, or educational status.
Synonymsclass, stratum, socio-economic class
Member ofclass structureThe organization of classes within a society
Part ofsocietyAn extended social group having a distinctive cultural / cultural and economic organization
Narrowerage classPeople in the same age range
agricultureThe class of people engaged in growing food
booboisieClass consisting of all those who are considered boobs
brotherhood, fraternity, sodalityPeople engaged in a particular occupation
casteA social class separated from others by distinctions of hereditary rank or profession or wealth
caste(Hinduism) a hereditary social class among Hindus
centerpolitically moderate persons
commonalty, commonality, commonsA class composed of persons lacking clerical or noble rank
craft, tradePeople who perform a particular kind of skilled work
demimondeA class of woman not considered respectable because of indiscreet or promiscuous behavior
estate of the realm, estate, the three estatesA major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights
firing lineThe most advanced and responsible group in an activity
immigrant classRecent immigrants who are lumped together as a class by their low socioeconomic status in spite of different cultural / cultural backgrounds
labor, labour, working class, proletariatA social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages
lower class, underclassThe social class lowest in the social hierarchy
marketThe customers for a particular product or service
middle class, bourgeoisieThe social class between the lower and upper classes
ninjaA class of 14th century Japanese who were trained in martial arts and were hired for espionage and assassinations
old schoolA class of people favoring / favoring traditional ideas
peasantryThe class of peasants
underworldThe criminal class
upper class, upper crustThe class occupying the highest position in the social hierarchy
womanhood, woman, fair sexwomen as a class
world, domainpeople in general
yeomanryClass of small freeholders who cultivated their own land
Broaderpeople(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively
Spanishclase, clase social
Catalanclasse, classe social, estrat

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