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请教:Nouveaux是什么意思? [Copy link] 中文

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Nouveaux riches challenge one-child policy

(Xinhua)
Updated: 2005-12-14 16:33

China's 'nouveaux riches' are not only competing with each to buy grandiose mansions and fast, expensive cars, their latest status symbol is a brood of children.


Nouveaux这个词没查到,哪位知道它到底啥意思啊?

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Post time 2005-12-15 10:50:24 |Display all floors

你那本是什么字典啊?

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Post time 2005-12-15 10:51:45 |Display all floors

FYI

nouveau-riche:

A noun
- a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class  

B adjective
-characteristic of someone who has risen economically or socially but lacks the social skills appropriate for this new position

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Post time 2005-12-15 10:54:40 |Display all floors

新贵

Originally French:
Nouveaux = recent; new
riches = rich

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Post time 2005-12-15 11:00:55 |Display all floors

yeah,french word

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Post time 2005-12-15 11:08:54 |Display all floors

so, it means upstart

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Post time 2005-12-15 11:19:24 |Display all floors

谢啦各位!

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