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middle class
American English: /ˈˌmɪdl ˈklæs/

Translation of middle class in Spanish:


countable and uncountable
  • (often plural) the upper/lower middle class
    la clase media alta/baja
    Example sentences
    • I want the working class and the middle class and the upper class, and in Britain I've got it.
    • The working classes and middle classes are now at the mercies of the regional land market.
    • A great many collectors from the upper aristocracy or rich middle classes called on her skill.

also: middle-class adjective

  • (family/district)
    de clase media
    Example sentences
    • A middle-class boy from the suburbs would have picked up a camera at art school, but Jobson took two decades to find his metier.
    • Some comprehensives, particularly those in middle-class suburbs, succeed.
    • And he found a sedate, respectable, middle-class partner from the suburbs of London.
    Example sentences
    • It endorses mainstream and largely middle-class values and language.
    • Kate was middle-class and comfortable, and her father was a magazine editor.
    • It is less clear that Scotland is comfortable with becoming more middle-class.
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