- government or control by an elite
- advocacy of control by, or privileges for, an elite
- the fact of sensing or believing that one is a member of an elite
- The belief that certain persons or members of certain groups deserve favored treatment by virtue of their superiority, as in intelligence, social standing, or wealth.
- a. Behavior arising from or indicative of such a belief.b. Control, rule, or domination by the members of an elite.