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Definition for class (2 of 2)
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A Senate report published Wednesday claimed that policy delayed 7 percent of the country’s first-class mail in the five weeks after it took effect.Federal judge issues temporary injunction against USPS operational changes amid concerns about mail slowdowns|Elise Viebeck, Jacob Bogage|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
His diction, that booming voice, his intensity, are in a class by themselves.How Laurence Fishburne Gave Voice To ‘The Autobiography Of Malcolm X’|Joi-Marie McKenzie|September 17, 2020|Essence.com
The researchers found that there was no difference in outcomes between the three kinds of classes.Why hasn’t digital learning lived up to its promise?|Walter Thompson|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
We could go to classes remotely from our homes or from our dorm rooms.Even the most cautious schools are seeing outbreaks|Sy Mukherjee|September 17, 2020|Fortune
With only eight students left, leadership at Lincoln High decided to cancel the class after the first quarter, as Scott Lewis reports in a new story on Williams’ ordeal.Morning Report: Lincoln Abruptly Canceled AP Class|Voice of San Diego|September 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
I was drawn to The Class for different reasons—chiefly, the pipe dream of achieving a tighter and tauter backside.
Stephanie Giorgio, a classical musician, credits The Class for helping her cope with anxiety, focus, fear, and self-doubt.
In the last year, her fusion exercise class has attracted a cult following and become de rigueur among the celebrity set.
The same picture emerges from middle class men in the U.S., Canada, and the Nordic countries.
More to the point, Huckabee has a natural appeal to a party that has come to represent the bulk of working class white voters.
Botanists have enumerated between forty and fifty varieties of the tobacco plant who class them all among the narcotic poisons.
Our class has swelled to about a dozen persons now, and a good many others come and play to him once or twice and then go.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
It has only been a rare and exceptional class hitherto that has gone on learning throughout life.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
But we must not class in this unclean category Lord Spunyarn and his friend Haggard, who were both playing at the big table.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The universal ignorance of the working class broke down the aspiring force of genius.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
British Dictionary definitions for class
- the pattern of divisions that exist within a society on the basis of rank, economic status, etc
- (as modifier)the class struggle; class distinctions
- a group of pupils or students who are taught and study together
- a meeting of a group of students for tuition
- informal excellence or elegance, esp in dress, design, or behaviourthat girl's got class
- (as modifier)a class act
- outstanding speed and stamina in a racehorse
- (as modifier)the class horse in the race
- another name for set 2 (def. 3)
- proper class a class which cannot itself be a member of other classes
Derived forms of classclassable, adjectiveclasser, noun
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Cultural definitions for class (1 of 2)
A group of people sharing the same social, economic, or occupational status. The term class usually implies a social and economic hierarchy, in which those of higher class standing have greater status, privilege, prestige, and authority. Western societies have traditionally been divided into three classes: the upper or leisure class, the middle class (bourgeoisie), and the lower or working class. For Marxists, the significant classes are the bourgeoisie and the proletariat (see also proletariat).
Cultural definitions for class (2 of 2)
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Idioms and Phrases with class
see cut class.