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class-conscious

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Aware of belonging to a particular socioeconomic class.
  • adj. Supportive of class solidarity.

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  • adj. Aware of the socioeconomic class of oneself and others.
  • adj. Stratified into such classes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (used of society) socially hierarchical

Etymologies

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Examples

  • But in its less class-conscious setting across the Atlantic, the American hello took on a different aspect.

    The English Is Coming!

  • Hierarchy has always been a big part of cricket, from the class-conscious gentlemen-and-players attitudes of the English authorities for most of their history to the seniority-based pecking orders of some South Asian teams, and this is just one way in which the newer versions of the game, especially T20, are overthrowing the old order and generating a new elite.

    English Blaze Cricketing Trail

  • The philosophy of the survival of the fittest does not soothe the class-conscious worker when he learns through his class literature that among the Italian pants-finishers of Chicago {9} the average weekly wage is $1.31, and the average number of weeks employed in the year is 27.85.

    WANTED: A NEW LAW OF DEVELOPMENT

  • And on the other hand, the class-conscious worker reads the statistics of the wealthy classes, knows what their incomes are, and how they get them.

    WANTED: A NEW LAW OF DEVELOPMENT

  • The ambition of these class-conscious men is that the movement shall become general, that all labor shall become conscious of itself and its class interests.

    WANTED: A NEW LAW OF DEVELOPMENT

  • The second class-conscious capitalist organization is called the

    THE CLASS STRUGGLE

  • Meanwhile, window after window in the high office building on the right had been opened, and the class-conscious clerks were raining a shower of office furniture down on the heads of police and scabs.

    SOUTH OF THE SLOT

  • The heroic battle for freedom is being fought almost exclusively by the Russian working-class under the intellectual leadership of Russian socialists, thus once more demonstrating the fact that the class-conscious workingmen have become the vanguard of all liberating movements of modern times.

    Revolution

  • Freddie Drummond sat in the auto, quite composed, alongside Catherine Van Vorst; but looking out of Freddie Drummond's eyes was Bill Totts, and somewhere behind those eyes, battling for the control of their mutual body, were Freddie Drummond, the sane and conservative sociologist, and Bill Totts, the class-conscious and bellicose union workingman.

    SOUTH OF THE SLOT

  • Among its class-conscious members, men who recognize that the opening guns of the class struggle have been fired, may be instanced the following names: Hon.

    THE CLASS STRUGGLE

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