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synonyms for nouveau riche

  • DINK
  • arriviste
  • new money
  • new rich
  • newly-rich
  • nouveau arrive
  • nouveau roturier
  • parvenu
  • profiteer
  • self-made man
  • social climber
  • upstart
  • vulgarian
  • yuppie
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Voyez l'efficace du sacrement: le lendemain matin, il mande M. de Biancourt et moy, et de nouveau il recommence sa harangue.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
And Jack come home from a long cruise, with prize-money in his pockets, was as ostentatious as any nouveau riche.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
A riche hil in the next line appears to have no special significance.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
On n'y apprend rien de nouveau, et cependant il attache et intresse.
BARON D'HOLBACHMAX PEARSON CUSHING
He really is a typical nouveau riche out of a novel (not one of your novels, darling).
HAPPY HOUSEBETSEY RIDDLE, FREIFRAU VON HUTTEN ZUM STOLZENBERG
Ma place au Commerce n'a pas eu de suite; je suis de nouveau sur le pav.
VIE DE BOHMEORLO WILLIAMS
"It looks rather—rather nouveau riche," said Clara, surveying the result.
MURDER IN ANY DEGREEOWEN JOHNSON
One dozen bonbon dishes, five nouveau riche sugar shakers (we never use them), three muffineers—in heaven's name, what's that?
MURDER IN ANY DEGREEOWEN JOHNSON
Hie stie up to heuene mid here gastliche ohtes for to sceawin e michele merhe of heuene riche.
SELECTIONS FROM EARLY MIDDLE ENGLISH, 1130-1250VARIOUS
The editors of Nouveau Trait de Diplomatique are of the same opinion, and doubt the use of linen paper before the year 1300.
VIEW OF THE STATE OF EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES, VOL. 3 (OF 3)HENRY HALLAM
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WORDS RELATED TO NOUVEAU RICHE

  • arrogant
  • newcomer
  • nouveau riche
  • snob
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