haut monde

[ oh -mond; French oh -mawnd ]
/ ˌoʊ ˈmɒnd; French oʊ ˈmɔ̃d /

noun

high society.

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Origin of haut monde

From French
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British Dictionary definitions for haut monde

haut monde
/ French (o mɔ̃d) /

noun

high society

Word Origin for haut monde

literally: high world
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