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From an upper class family - synonyms or related words

aristocratic

adjective

belonging to or typical of the aristocracy

noble

adjective

belonging to the highest social class. In the UK, noble people usually have a title, for example Duke or Baroness

titled

adjective

a titled person belongs to a high social class and has a title such as ‘Lord’ or ‘Lady’ before their name

genteel

adjective

typical of polite well-educated people belonging to a high social class who have strict moral standards and are easily shocked by anything rude

well-to-do

adjective

rich and belonging to an upper class family

blue-blooded

adjective

someone who is blue-blooded comes from a royal family, or a family of a very high social class

well-born

adjective

born to a rich family or to a family of high social class

high-born

adjective

formal

belonging to a family of high social class

well-bred

adjective

someone who is well bred has been taught good manners and given a good education and is often from a high social class

posh

adjective

informal

British

someone who is posh talks or behaves in a way that is typical of people from a high social class. This word often shows that you do not like people like this.

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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