Definition of 'upper crust'
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She might have looked frumpy in a place like Hollywood, but in Britain she looked upper crust. SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)Not in such a suave and cultivated exemplar of the refined upper crust of society. COMPULSION (2003)
The imperial workshops had a monopoly on artisans and materials; only the upper crust of royalty was permitted the best. JADE ISLAND (2003)
And in the next five minutes, no one would have guessed that Sergeant Parrott normally spoke with an upper-crust accent. THE INNOCENTS AT HOME (A SUPERINTENDENT KENWORTHY NOVEL)Hornberg liked to lace his excellent English with upper-crust phrases. COVER STORY
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