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The fear that Pascal might weather the storm has Du Vernay, Oprah Winfrey, and other Hollywood elites pulling their punches.

On the other hand there are the elites, mostly Punjabi, civil and military, who run the country.

They are elites, in short, even though they make less money and wield less power than others of that designation.

They just realized that they could gain power by uniting two very different groups: the same moneyed elites as always, and you.

Today, it's our governing elites, regardless of party, who are most apt rush us into the future.

It is inevitable that the social and economic structures be controlled by elites.

This structure gives too much room for political elites and bureaucrats to neglect the basic rights of the population at large.

It was communism all over: a superpower buying influence and colluding with corrupt elites to rob their own nations blind.

Ever the adapters, the former communist elites converted to ardent capitalism.

The reason is that the best and the brightest – when shut out by the members of the ruling elites – emigrate.


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On this page you'll find 41 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to elites, such as: society, celebrity, establishment, aristocracy, prime, and gentility.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.