elite meaning

EN[ɪˈliːt] [əˈliːt] [ɛˈliːt] [eɪˈliːt] [-iːt]
  • In political and sociological theory, an elite is a small group of people who control a disproportionate amount of wealth or political power. In general, elite means the more powerful group of people.
  • Elites in the western civilisation are also called the establishment; while previous elites in the eastern block were called by critics nomenklatura.
EN élite
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    1. Adjectives
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        • Countable nouns
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      1. en eliter
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      4. en elitedom
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      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of elite for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "elite" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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