Synonyms
Antonyms

1. middle-class

adjective. ['ˈmɪdəlˈklæs'] occupying a socioeconomic position intermediate between those of the lower classes and the wealthy.

Synonyms

  • conservative
  • materialistic
  • lower-middle-class
  • status
  • upper-middle-class
  • position

Antonyms

  • upper-class
  • socialistic
  • juvenile
  • nonconformist

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Example sentences of the word ruling-class


1. Noun Phrase
The Communist Manifesto laid out Marx's theories about the struggle between the working class and the ruling class.

2. Noun Phrase
Marx believed that, eventually, workers would unite and overthrow the capitalist ruling class.

3. Noun Phrase
For example, "Describe the influence of the role of the ruling class during the French Revolution."

2. lower-middle-class

adjective. occupying the lower part of the middle socioeconomic range in a society.

Antonyms

  • upper-class

3. ruling

noun. ['ˈruːlɪŋ'] the reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself).

Synonyms

  • fatwa
  • judicial decision
  • judgement
  • opinion

Antonyms

  • judiciousness
  • injudiciousness
  • approval
  • unbelief

4. ruling

adjective. ['ˈruːlɪŋ'] exercising power or authority.

Synonyms

  • regnant
  • powerful

Antonyms

  • reversal
  • judgment in rem
  • affirmation

5. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] a collection of things sharing a common attribute.

Synonyms

  • sex
  • violin family
  • denomination
  • collection
  • grammatical category
  • paradigm
  • syntactic category
  • declension
  • substitution class
  • family
  • category
  • accumulation
  • superphylum
  • stamp
  • brass family
  • conjugation
  • assemblage
  • woodwind family
  • histocompatibility complex

Antonyms

  • disorderliness
  • divest
  • diapsid
  • buy

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

6. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] a body of students who are taught together.

Synonyms

  • grade
  • assemblage
  • section
  • course
  • master class
  • discussion section
  • form

Antonyms

  • peripheral
  • right
  • left
  • artifact

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

7. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] people having the same social, economic, or educational status.

Synonyms

  • trade
  • labour
  • bourgeoisie
  • peasantry
  • womanhood
  • lower class
  • estate of the realm
  • commons
  • immigrant class
  • upper crust
  • working class
  • market
  • center
  • age class
  • booboisie
  • firing line
  • fraternity
  • world
  • sodality
  • the three estates
  • domain
  • old school
  • middle class
  • people
  • class structure
  • social class
  • commonalty
  • ninja
  • commonality
  • underworld
  • woman
  • society
  • proletariat
  • underclass
  • upper class
  • stratum
  • caste
  • socio-economic class
  • craft
  • estate
  • brotherhood
  • fair sex
  • agriculture
  • yeomanry
  • demimonde

Antonyms

  • war
  • deregulate
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

8. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • childbirth-preparation class
  • lecturing
  • recitation
  • propaedeutics
  • seminar
  • lecture
  • workshop
  • elective
  • class period
  • course of study
  • shop class
  • propaedeutic
  • directed study
  • coursework
  • course of lectures
  • course
  • required course
  • didactics
  • elective course
  • orientation course
  • lesson
  • course session
  • education
  • educational activity
  • orientation
  • extension course
  • instruction
  • home study
  • pedagogy
  • art class
  • correspondence course
  • industrial arts
  • refresher course
  • refresher
  • shop
  • adult education

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • snarl
  • entangle
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

9. class

noun. ['ˈklæs'] a league ranked by quality.

Synonyms

  • league
  • division

Antonyms

  • uninitiate
  • living
  • poor

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)

10. class

verb. ['ˈklæs'] arrange or order by classes or categories.

Synonyms

  • classify
  • size
  • stereotype
  • isolate
  • assort
  • categorize
  • dichotomise
  • unitise
  • catalog
  • categorise
  • catalogue
  • sort out
  • count
  • pigeonhole
  • unitize
  • refer
  • compare
  • separate
  • stamp
  • dichotomize
  • reclassify
  • grade
  • number
  • sort

Antonyms

  • initiate
  • noncitizen
  • clergy
  • particularity

Etymology

  • classe (French)
  • classis (Latin)
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