well-educated members of the upper-middle or upper class who freely express especially liberal opinions or judgments on current issues and events.
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How to use chattering class in a sentence
Time and again, the author confuses chattering class dissatisfaction with an honest assessment of accomplishment.
Chuck Todd took over Meet the Press barely a month ago, and already the chattering class is nattering for his head.Jon Stewart and 'Meet The Press' Would Have Been One Unhappy Marriage | Lloyd Grove | October 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
As one knowledgeable observer pointed out “why give the chattering class something to chatter about?”Democrats Are Ready to Let Hillary Deliver a Knockout Blow in Iowa | Ben Jacobs | February 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
This time, the entire chattering class pounced with obvious glee and many juicy details.Liz Cheney’s Wild Senate Campaign Odyssey Ends as It Began | Michelle Cottle | January 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Messud never made that judgment, and the tragedy rhymes with the struggles of the chattering class in an attentive, fresh way.