[ oh-ver-klas, ‐klahs ]
/ ˈoʊ vərˌklæs, ‐ˌklɑs /
a social stratum consisting of educated and wealthy people considered to control the economic power of a country.
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What he knows about is the American overclass, a large chunk of which happens to reside in the Empire State.