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Thursday, August 16, 2018
parvenu
noun or adjective | PAR-vuh-noo
Definition/Example
One that has recently or suddenly risen to a higher social or economic class but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class; like or having the characteristics of a parvenu. From the Latin "pervenire," meaning "to come through to, to arrive at, to reach, hence to succeed."