from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The world of fashionable society.
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- n. The fashionable part of society.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The fashionable world; people of fashion and gayety.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The fashionable world; people of fashion and gayety, collectively.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the fashionable elite
French : beau, good + monde, world, society.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)