Pronunciation of Aristocracy
/ˌaɹɪstˈɒkɹəsi/, /ˌaɹɪstˈɒkɹəsi/, /ˌa_ɹ_ɪ_s_t_ˈɒ_k_ɹ_ə_s_i/

Antonyms for aristocracy:

people, riffraff, scum, crowd, populace, rabble, millions, mob, multitude, rank and file, Rabblement, trash.

Synonyms for aristocracy:

Sense 1

maharajah, noblewoman, the Windsors, marquise, crown prince, duke, the upper class, pharaoh, archduke, four hundred, deb, aristocrat, empress, rani, oligarchy, royal family, countess, duchess, lady, the upper crust, crown princess, upper crust, royalty, KT, debutante, baronet, marchioness, ranee, marquis, polite society, Debrett's, princess, maharani, marquess, laird, overlord, earl, rajah, shah, baroness, nobleman, polite company, monarch, sultana, viscount, baronetcy, viscountess.

Sense 2

dukedom, knight, prince, upper class, baron, dynasty, monarchy, squire, scion, consort, blue blood, dowager, grandee.

Sense 3

noble, society, palace, gentility.

Sense 4

lord, crown, gentleman, queen, king, royal.

Sense 5

count, peer.

Sense 6


Sense 7

house, quality.


gentry, peerage.

lords and ladies


Other synonyms and related words:

gentleman, grandee, shah, gentry, four hundred, marquess, overlord, baroness, laird, grandeur, oligarchy, upper crust, queen, crown, palace, KT, flower, dynasty, viscountess, earl, society, baronet, pride, pharaoh, Gentlefolk, countess, baronetcy, Patriciate, peer, scion, Illuminati, duchess, lord, blue blood, noblewoman, archduke, monarchy, prince, royalty, marquis, best, noblesse, baron, maharani, dowager, squire, marchioness, princess, cream, gentility, duke, empress, debutante, viscount, priesthood, peerage, aristocrat, nobleman, quality.

Sense 1 (noun)

baroness, baron, count, baronetcy, aristocrat, countess, consort, archduke, baronet.

Sense 2 (noun)

quality, gentility, society, flower, blue blood, upper class, Patriciate, upper crust.

aristocracy (noun)

gentry, nobility.

gentility (noun)

courtliness, Gentlefolk.

group (noun)


high society (noun)

four hundred, polite society.

nobility (noun)

nobility, Augustness, majesty, lordliness, courtliness, grandness, Knightliness, sovereignty, heroicalness, Patriciate, Kingliness, Princeliness, Regality, greatness, imperialness, stateliness, distinction, Queenliness, stature, dignity.

superior (noun)

paragon, prodigy, premier, sovereign, superwoman, prize winner, champion, prima donna, elite, leader, president, commander, superman, victor, superior, wonderwoman, boss, star, winner, master, exceller, chief, virtuoso, champ.

Usage examples for aristocracy:

  • He's got bank aristocracy in him, and that makes it hard for him among us common fellows. - "A Canadian Bankclerk", J. P. Buschlen.
  • If kept in order- under- they are the aristocracy of light conversationalists. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  • The rich plebeians, the aristocracy of wealth, took part with them. - "Public Lands and Agrarian Laws of the Roman Republic", Andrew Stephenson.

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