jeunesse dorée

[ zhœ-nes daw-rey ]
/ ʒœ nɛs dɔˈreɪ /

French.

wealthy, stylish, sophisticated young people.

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Origin of jeunesse dorée

literally, gilded youth
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British Dictionary definitions for jeunesse dorée

jeunesse dorée
/ French (ʒœnɛs dɔre) /

noun

rich and fashionable young people

Word Origin for jeunesse dorée

literally: gilded youth
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