Definition of social class in English:

social class

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  • A division of a society based on social and economic status: people from different social classes and walks of life her social class excluded her from training at an art school [mass noun]: Austen was a keen observer of social class
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    • Apparently you can tell your social class by the way your sofas are arranged.
    • You get no help if you come from the lower social classes, from the wrong side of the tracks.
    • It doesn't matter which social class or part of town the clubbers come from, nor does it matter how much they earn.

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