Definition of glitterati in English:

glitterati

Syllabification: glit·te·ra·ti
Pronunciation: /ˌglitəˈrätē
 
/

noun

informal
The fashionable set of people engaged in show business or some other glamorous activity.
More example sentences
  • Magazine writers are mining the territory of their day jobs to write bankable novels that bring readers inside the worlds of music and fashion glitterati.
  • Fashion shows are inevitable hangouts on the glitterati calendar.
  • Country's glitterati from the world of fashion, entertainment and Bollywood dazzled at the function.

Origin

1950s (originally US): blend of glitter and literati.

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