The definition of an aristocrat is a person considered to be elite, and in the highest class.(noun)
An example of an aristocrat is the Frenchman Marquis de Sade.
See aristocrat in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr aristocrate: term popularized during Fr Revolution
See aristocrat in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French aristocrate
Origin: , from aristocratie, aristocracy
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Late Latin aristocratia; see aristocracy.
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