Definition of Aristocratic

1. Adjective. Belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy. "Patrician tastes"




Definition of Aristocratic

1. a. Of or pertaining to an aristocracy; consisting in, or favoring, a government of nobles, or principal men; as, an aristocratic constitution.

Definition of Aristocratic

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to an aristocracy; consisting in, or favoring, a government of nobles, or principal men. ¹

2. Adjective. Partaking of aristocracy; befitting aristocracy; characteristic of, or originating with, the aristocracy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Aristocratic

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aristocratic

arishth
arising
arisings
arist
arista
aristae
aristarainite
aristarchies
aristarchy
aristas
aristate
aristo
aristocracies
aristocracy
aristocrat
aristocratic (current term)
aristocratical
aristocratically
aristocraticalness
aristocratick
aristocraticness
aristocratisation
aristocratism
aristocratization
aristocrats
aristolochene synthase
aristolochic
aristolochic acid
aristology
aristophrenia

Literary usage of Aristocratic

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1. Political Science and Comparative Constitutional Law by John William Burgess (1891)
"Naturally, a monarchic state will have a monarchic government, an aristocratic state an aristocratic government, and a democratic state a democratic ..."

2. The Positive Philosophy of Auguste Comte by Auguste Comte, Frederic Harrison (1896)
"This long dictatorship, royal or aristocratic, was at once the consequence and the corrective of the spiritual disorganization, which would otherwise have ..."

3. Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville, Henry Reeve (1899)
"end, or even that the secret aim, of American parties is to promote the rule of aristocracy or democracy in the country ; but I affirm that aristocratic or ..."

4. A Student's History of Education by Frank Pierrepont Graves (1915)
"Colonial School Organization: The aristocratic Type in Virginia.—As a result of these general ... Turning first to the aristocratic colonies of the South, ..."

5. Russia by Alfred Rambaud, Edgar Saltus (1902)
"Attempt at an aristocratic constitution (1730) : the ... aristocratic CONSTITUTION (1730) : THE ..."

6. The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French: With a Preliminary by Walter Scott (1827)
"... Counterpoised by aristocratic Associations.—aristocratic Party eager for War with France.—The French proclaim the Navigation of the ..."

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