snobocracy

snobocracy

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snobbocracy

n, pl -cies
(Sociology) a social class of snobs

snobocracy

Facetious. snobs as a class in society.
See also: Society
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On the one hand, I have an instinctive sympathy towards him as a victim of the media snobocracy that invariably sets out to destroy anyone from a working-class background who achieves high office.
This view of China outside Shanghai as hicksville is a favourite stereotype of the post-Mao snobocracy of the lower Yangtze Valley, who like to see themselves as the vanguard of China's new urban elite.