middle class

DEFINITIONS OF: middle class

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n the social class between the lower and upper classes

Synonyms:
bourgeoisie
Types:
petit bourgeois, petite bourgeoisie, petty bourgeoisie
lower middle class (shopkeepers and clerical staff etc.)
Type of:
class, social class, socio-economic class, stratum
people having the same social, economic, or educational status
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