Adjective "Elitist" Definition and Examples




    1. (of a person or class of persons) considered superior by others or by themselves, as in intellect, talent, power, wealth, or position in society: elitist country clubbers who have theirs and don't care about anybody else.

    2. catering to or associated with an elitist class, its ideologies, or its institutions: Even at such a small, private college, Latin and Greek are under attack as too elitist. noun

    3. a person having, thought to have, or professing superior intellect or ta


    "systems can be elitist."

    "styles can be elitist."

    "processes can be elitist."

    "attitudes can be elitist."