jeunesse dorée


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jeu·nesse do·rée

 (zhœ-nĕs′ dô-rā′)
n.
Fashionable and wealthy young people.

[French : jeunesse, youth + dorée, gilded.]
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jeunesse dorée

(ʒœnɛs dɔre)
n
rich and fashionable young people
[literally: gilded youth]
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jeu•nesse do•rée

(ʒœ nɛs dɔˈreɪ)
n.
French.
wealthy, stylish, sophisticated young people.
[literally, gilded youth]
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jeunesse dorée

A French phrase meaning gilded youth, used to mean the wealthy and fashionable young people of a society.
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