Synonyms of 'nob'
aristocratDictionary, fat cat (slang , mainly US) , toff (British , slang)
The crook revealed how he mixed with nobs as he pretended to be an aristocrat.
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If you refer to an important person as a bigwig, you are being rather disrespectful.
a former communist bigwig who heads the local parliament
big gun (informal)
big shot (informal)
big cheese (old-fashioned , slang)
big noise (informal)
big hitter (informal)
heavy hitter (informal)
Thesaurus for nob from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you refer to a group of people as the nobs , you mean they are rich or come from a much higher social class than you do.