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Definitions of parvenu:
  • noun:   a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class
  • adjective:   of or characteristic of a parvenu
  • adjective:   characteristic of someone who has risen economically or socially but lacks the social skills appropriate for this new position

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