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  1. upper crustnoun

    the Quality, upper class, the quality

  2. upper crustnoun

    The topmost layer of a bread, pastry dish, or other item with a hardened coating.

    the quality, upper class, the Quality

  3. upper crustnoun

    The social elite.

    upper class, the quality, the Quality

Princeton's WordNet

  1. upper class, upper crustnoun

    the class occupying the highest position in the social hierarchy

    upper class

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  1. upper crustnoun

    top crust

  2. upper crustnoun

    [Colloquial.] aristocracy, UPPER TEN, upper classes

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