in-crowd

or in crowd

[ in-kroud ]
/ ˈɪnˌkraʊd /

noun Informal.

a small, exclusive group of people who are perceived as fashionable or influential: She desperately wanted to be part of the in-crowd.

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Origin of in-crowd

First recorded in 1965–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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