Associations to the word «Elite»

Wiktionary

ELITE, adjective. Of high birth or social position; aristocratic or patrician.
ELITE, adjective. Representing the choicest or most select of a group.
ELITE, noun. A special group or social class of people which have a superior intellectual, social or economic status as, the elite of society.
ELITE, noun. Someone who is among the best at a certain task.
ÉLITE, adjective. Alternative spelling of elite
ÉLITE, noun. Alternative spelling of elite
ELITE EIGHT, proper noun. (basketball) (US) (informal) The eight teams participating in the regional finals of the NCAA Division I tournament, one of whom will become the national champion.
ELITE EIGHT, proper noun. (basketball) (US) (informal) The round of the NCAA Division I basketball tournament where all but 8teams have been eliminated.
ELITE EIGHT, proper noun. (basketball) (US) (informal) An appearance in the Elite Eight.

Dictionary definition

ELITE, noun. A group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status.
ELITE, adjective. Selected as the best; "an elect circle of artists"; "elite colleges".

Wise words

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