monde


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monde

(mɒnd)
n
a stylish or modish group of people within societyan individual's own social circle
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The girl is delightfully pretty, but I thought I understood from you the other day that she was a young lady du meilleur monde."
"Chez maman," said she, "quand il y avait du monde, je le suivais partout, au salon et e leurs chambres; souvent je regardais les femmes de chambre coiffer et habiller les dames, et c'etait si amusant: comme cela on apprend."
If the Frenchman in question is indeed, as I suppose, innocent of this atrocity, this advertisement which I left last night, upon our return home, at the office of 'Le Monde,' (a paper devoted to the shipping interest, and much sought by sailors,) will bring him to our residence."
It has also found out that they will entertain a brilliant and distinguished circle of the ELITE of the BEAU MONDE (the fashionable intelligence is weak in English, but a giant refreshed in French) at the ancient and hospitable family seat in Lincolnshire.
Yet there were two or three small airless houses at the entrance end of Mews Street, which went at enormous rents on account of their being abject hangers-on to a fashionable situation; and whenever one of these fearful little coops was to be let (which seldom happened, for they were in great request), the house agent advertised it as a gentlemanly residence in the most aristocratic part of town, inhabited solely by the elite of the beau monde.
He loves her, this poor, luckless, perfect homme du monde."
Je reviendrais, je crois, expres de l'autre monde."
She is making the tour du monde entirely alone, without even a soubrette to carry the ensign, for the purpose of seeing for herself a quoi s'en tenir sur les hommes et les choses- -on les hommes particularly.
Chandler protracted his walk until the Forties began to intersect the great and glittering primrose way, for the evening was yet young, and when one is of the beau monde only one day in seventy, one loves to protract the pleasure.
L'embleme officiel de la 22eme edition de la Coupe du Monde a ete devoile ce mardi a Doha a l'occasion d'un evenement special marquant une nouvelle etape majeure de l'organisation de la competition phare du football international.
Des discussions sont en cours entre les deux Corees via la Confederation asiatique de football (AFC) pour tenter d'organiser a Pyongyang au mois d'octobre un match de qualification pour la prochaine Coupe du monde, a fait savoir lundi le ministere sud-coreen de l'Unification, rapporte l'agence de presse sud-coreenne.
Summary: New Delhi [India] August 27(ANI/NewsVoir): Haut Monde India Founder, Bharat K Bhramar visited Greece to finalise the logistics and operational part of their upcoming event, the biggest annual beauty pageant for married Indian women, Haut Monde Mrs India Worldwide 2019.