elitist

[ ih-lee-tist ey-lee‐ ]SEE DEFINITION OF elitist
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ELITIST

The aim was to immediately inherit the wealth and power accumulated by generations of elitist rule.

WORD ORIGIN

1950; see elite + -ist. The original examples were Freud, Nietzsche, and Carlyle.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ELITIST

snoot

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