- A grade of mail.A package sent third class.
- A quality of accommodation on public transport.Tourist class.
The working class, the middle class.
An example of a class is the third grade.
Called up the class of 1952
As orators, the two councilors were not in the same class.
The lower-income classes.
An actor with class.
Had to stay after class.
Found the math class challenging.
The class of 1988
Other Word Forms
Origin of class
- French classe from Latin classis class of citizens kelə-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition