Meaning of middle class
- a class of people intermediate between the classes of higher and lower social rank or standing; the social, economic, cultural class, having approximately average status, income, education, tastes, and the like.
- the class traditionally intermediate between the aristocratic class and the laboring class.
- an intermediate class.
Pronunciation: (mid'l-klas', -kläs'), [key]
- of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois: middle-class taste; middle-class morality.
- middle class (Thesaurus)