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cafe society

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Definition of cafe society in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The regular patrons of fashionable restaurants and nightclubs: a group of painters from 1920s cafe society
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  • The regeneration of canal-side cafe society in Manchester and Birmingham hardly adds up to a creative industry.
  • And Victoria Hall will be transformed into a Palm Court for the first weekend, recreating cafe society and hosting an arts and crafts fair, accompanied by musical entertainment.
  • Moves to relax a seaside town's ban on drinking in the street - to encourage the growth of cafe society in the centre - have been given a lukewarm response so far by the catering industry.

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