Sure, elite Republican opinion is changing, but much of the conservative movement remains ferociously opposed to gay rights.
And were the elite police sharpshooters stationed on the rooftops overlooking Nahda and Rabaa squares acting in self-defense?
But to watch two elite players counterlooping back and forth with gravity-defying spin is remarkable.
Is this a variant of that elite condescension for ordinary folks who are "bitter," and who "cling to guns and religion"?
Or was she in fact a maligned victim of elite snobbery (see “pin up girl,” above) by toffee-nosed, Georgetown cocktail-swillers?
Soon they reached the dirty, plastic front of the elite Cafe.
The elite Confectionery will occupy these premises Dec. 10th.
His hope now turns exclusively towards the elite, towards the few who have remained free.
The elite of the army was in the Netherlands; there he could find what he desired.
A ball was given in the evening, at which about 300 persons were present—the elite of Melbourne society.
1823, from French élite "selection, choice," from Old French eslite (12c.), fem. past participle of elire, elisre "pick out, choose," from Latin eligere "choose" (see election). Borrowed in Middle English as "chosen person" (late 14c.), especially a bishop-elect; died out mid-15c.; re-introduced by Byron's "Don Juan." As an adjective by 1852. As a typeface, first recorded 1920.