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aristocrat


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aristocrat  \A*ris"to*crat\  (?;  277),  n.  [F.  aristocrate  See 
  {Aristocracy}.] 
  1.  One  of  the  aristocracy  or  people  of  rank  in  a  community; 
  one  of  a  ruling  class;  a  noble. 
 
  2.  One  who  is  overbearing  in  his  temper  or  habits;  a  proud  or 
  haughty  person. 
 
  A  born  aristocrat,  bred  radical.  --Mrs. 
  Browning. 
 
  3.  One  who  favors  an  aristocracy  as  a  form  of  government,  or 
  believes  the  aristocracy  should  govern. 
 
  His  whole  family  are  accused  of  being  aristocrats. 
  --Romilly. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aristocrat 
  n  :  a  member  of  the  aristocracy  [syn:  {blue  blood},  {patrician}] 




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