haut monde

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haut monde

also haute monde  (ō mŏnd′)
n.
Fashionable society.

[French : haut, high + monde, world, society.]

haut monde

(o mɔ̃d)
n
high society
[literally: high world]

haut monde

(ˌoʊ ˈmɒnd)

also haute-monde

(ˌoʊtˈmɒnd)
n.
high society.
[1860–65; < French]
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Summary: New Delhi [India], Jul 28 (ANI): The stage is set for Haute Monde Mrs India Worldwide 2017 competition that will acknowledge the courage, compassion and charisma of married women.
Leave it to the bourgeoisie haute monde to serve up something similar in fancy restaurants and place a high price tag on it.
Edgar Hoover with his nighttime frolics as an arriviste among Manhattan's haute monde.
Ratnadeep Lal was invited to judge Haute Monde Mrs India Worldwide 2014 recently held in Tivoli Garden, Chattapur organized by Shri Sai Entertainments (P) Ltd.
When not hobnobbing with the fashion haute monde, she is filling dance floors at downtown hot spots.
For this continent-hopping romp featuring strapping beach boys and haute monde partygoers -- most importantly, amid all the glitz and flashbulbs -- Cole distills playwright Samuel Taylor's love story.
As Carla's influence in the haute monde grows daily, because opposition to her is quite literally dying, Jo seeks to prove that Carla will go to any length, even murder, to get what she wants.
Her first husband, Desmond FitzGerald, a proper New York lawyer, introduced the beautiful aristocrat to Manhattan's haute monde and she discovered the world she craved.
But the emphasis Thursday was on Pamela Harriman the ``patriot and public servant,'' as President Clinton described her, rather than Pamela Harriman, the scintillating denizen of the postwar international haute monde.
A stint in the fifties covering Embassy Row for The Washington Star, and later writing travel articles for Town & Country, added to her knowledge of the haute monde and the dos and don'ts of polite society.