Origin of nouveau riche
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How to use nouveau riche in a sentence
These have the pared-down, Pre-Modernist look of Art Nouveau.
The day we were supposed to shoot this, the Beaujolais Nouveau comes out.Rob Reiner on the State of Romcoms, ‘The Princess Bride’s’ Alternate Ending, and the Red Viper|Marlow Stern|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The façade bore all the trendy trappings of the Art Nouveau movement that swept across the European continent.
Horses may be the nouveau eco-friendly delivery van in some parts, but apparently not in big cities.
In nouveau hipster and increasingly expensive Brooklyn, nearly a quarter of people live below the poverty line.Richard Florida Concedes the Limits of the Creative Class|Joel Kotkin|March 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Voyez l'efficace du sacrement: le lendemain matin, il mande M. de Biancourt et moy, et de nouveau il recommence sa harangue.
And Jack come home from a long cruise, with prize-money in his pockets, was as ostentatious as any nouveau riche.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
A riche hil in the next line appears to have no special significance.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
On n'y apprend rien de nouveau, et cependant il attache et intresse.Baron d'Holbach|Max Pearson Cushing
He really is a typical nouveau riche out of a novel (not one of your novels, darling).Happy House|Betsey Riddle, Freifrau von Hutten zum Stolzenberg
British Dictionary definitions for nouveau riche
Word Origin for nouveau riche
Cultural definitions for nouveau riche
A pejorative term for one who has recently become rich and who spends money conspicuously. From French, meaning “new rich.”