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See definition of patricians on Dictionary.com
  • as inaristocracy
  • as innobility
  • as innoblesse

synonyms for patricians

  • elite
  • gentility
  • gentry
  • nobility
  • upper class
  • upper crust
  • noblesse
  • peerage
  • society
  • haut monde
  • high society
  • patriciate
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antonyms for patricians

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  • commoners
  • proletariat
  • dishonor
  • insignificance
  • unimportance
  • condemnation
  • debasement
  • denunciation
  • depression
  • humiliation
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How to use patricians in a sentence

The mulleus or calceus patricius was worn originally by patricians only, but later by all curule magistrates.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
Either patricians or plebeians could be elected to the office of military tribunes.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
The rebuilding of Rome was immediately followed by another period of conflict between the patricians and plebeians.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
Two slight efforts were made by the patricians to counteract the political provisions of the Licinian Laws.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
Immediately after the passage of the Licinian Laws the patricians secured the creation of a new office.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
The patricians were willing to cede nothing to the Gracchi, and they were decimated by Marius.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
The burgess's daughter was refining to an appreciation of the exquisite so rapidly that she could criticize patricians.
LORD ORMONT AND HIS AMINTA, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
Of these Patricians some are very rich, but they are so rude that no body visits them, and they scarce visit one another.
THE MEMOIRS OF CHARLES-LEWIS, BARON DE POLLNITZ, VOLUME IKARL LUDWIG VON PLLNITZ
Patricians and plebeians were placed in the same rank if their income was equal.
HISTORY OF JULIUS CAESAR VOL. 1 OF 2NAPOLEON III, EMPEROR OF THE FRENCH, 1808-1873.
For this the Romans thirsted—patricians and plebs alike, rich and poor, man, woman and child.
"UNTO CAESAR"BARONESS EMMUSKA ORCZY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PATRICIANS

  • elite
  • gentility
  • gentry
  • haut monde
  • high society
  • nobility
  • noblesse
  • patricians
  • patriciate
  • peerage
  • society
  • upper class
  • upper crust
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