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haut monde

[oh mond; French oh mawnd]
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noun
  1. high society.
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Also haute-monde [oht-mond] /ˌoʊtˈmɒnd/.

Origin of haut monde

From French
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British Dictionary definitions for haut monde

haut monde

noun
  1. high society
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Word Origin

literally: high world
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