pseudoaristocratical

aristocratic

[uh-ris-tuh-krat-ik, ar-uh-stuh-]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to government by an aristocracy.
2.
belonging to or favoring the aristocracy.
3.
characteristic of an aristocrat; having the manners, values, or qualities associated with the aristocracy: aristocratic bearing; aristocratic snobbishness.
Also, aristocratical.


Origin:
1595–1605; < Greek aristokratikós pertaining to aristocracy; see -ic

aristocratically, adverb
aristocraticalness, aristocraticness, noun
antiaristocratic, adjective
antiaristocratical, adjective
antiaristocratically, adverb
nonaristocratic, adjective
nonaristocratical, adjective
nonaristocratically, adverb
proaristocratic, adjective
pseudoaristocratic, adjective
pseudoaristocratical, adjective
pseudoaristocratically, adverb
unaristocratic, adjective
unaristocratically, adverb
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aristocratic (ˌærɪstəˈkrætɪk)
 
adj
1.  relating to or characteristic of aristocracy or an aristocrat
2.  elegant or stylish in appearance and behaviour
 
aristo'cratically
 
adv

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aristocratic
c.1600, "pertaining to aristocracy," from Fr. aristocratique, from Gk. aristokratikos "belonging to the rule of the best," from aristokratia (see aristocracy). Meaning "grand, stylish" is from 1845.
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