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social scale

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  • On the other hand, the Shahas of Assam, immigrants from Bengal, have managed to raise themselves high in the social scale.

  • They are of all shapes, and sizes, and colours, and classes in the social scale.

    The White Chief Mayne Reid
  • While the pure "theow" or absolute slave disappeared therefore the ceorl or villein sank lower in the social scale.

  • The first cause of their fall in the social scale was the disapprobation of the humanists.

    John Lyly John Dover Wilson
  • They are bolder in speech than their husbands to those who occupy higher places in the social scale.

    The Toilers of the Field Richard Jefferies
  • While the scholar is highest, the farmer is second on the list in the social scale.

    Birdseye Views of Far Lands James T. Nichols
  • On the contrary, she doubled her position in the social scale by taking a four-roomed house in the Holloway Road.

    Ghetto Comedies Israel Zangwill
  • These people were in social scale so low that they had practically no music of their own.

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