Synonyms of parvenu
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arrivisteYou describe someone as an arriviste when you are criticizing them because they are trying very hard to belong to an influential or important social group which you feel they have no right to belong to.
• a woman regarded by some as a pushy arriviste
nouveau richeThe nouveaux riches are people who have only recently become rich and who have tastes and manners that some people consider vulgar.
• The nouveau riche have to find a way of being accepted.
• the gaudy mansions Shaw built for the nouveaux riches in the late 19th century
nouveau richeNouveau-riche means belonging or relating to the nouveaux riches.
• The countryside is changing and nouveau riche people are moving in.
Thesaurus for parvenu from the Collins English Thesaurus