beautiful people


Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Idioms, Wikipedia.

beautiful people

also Beautiful People
pl.n.
Wealthy, prominent people, especially those in international society.

beautiful people

pl n
the beautiful people (sometimes capitals) rich, fashionable people in international high society

beau′tiful peo′ple


n.pl.
(often caps.) wealthy, glamorous, or famous people who often set trends or fashions.
[1965–70]
Mentioned in ?
References in classic literature ?
The gay robes of the beautiful people moved hither and thither among the trees.
[In her most dreamy manner.] I like looking at geniuses, and listening to beautiful people.
Rocketing between psychedelic euphoria and dark disfunction, 'Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life' captures The Wombats' unique pairing of irrepressible hooks and tragi-comic lyricism with a newfound maturity and moving emotional depth.
Max Engling, staff assistant for the House Administration Committee and former model, topped this year's list of The Hill's "50 Most Beautiful People."
Beautiful People is conducting five water colour painting sessions, titled 'Creative Tuesdays' at the Jamjar Art Gallery.
``He was one of life's beautiful people. He truly was and always will remain one in a million, loved and liked by everyone who kne whim.''
HOSTESS: Constance and a few of her chums; U; BAD BOY: Womaniser Colin Farrell thinks Hollywood's 'beautiful people' are the real drag; ART SNAP: Constance proves a smooth operator
Our own supermodel, Kirsty Hume, is one of the beautiful people - and that's official.
"We have to stick to our founding principles of only accepting beautiful people - that's what our members have paid for," News.com.au quoted BeautifulPeople.com's Greg Hodge, as telling the Guardian.
RIHANNA joined Joss Stone, Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie and the beautiful people at New York Fashion week.
THE father of a student killed in a crash Liverpool today paid tribute to ``one of life's beautiful people''.
I'm now a fashion fatality so I'm looking forward to getting some emergency mouth- to-mouth from the beautiful people."