What Is the Definition of Parvenu?

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A parnevu is an individual who has abruptly risen to a higher financial status but has not acquired social acceptance from others who belong in that class. It also refers to a person of obscure origin who has attained wealth, influence or celebrity status.
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par·ve·nu
[pahr-vuh-noo, -nyoo, pahr-vuh-noo, -nyoo]
NOUN
1.
a person who has recently or suddenly acquired wealth, importance, position, or the like, but has not yet developed the conventionally appropriate manners, dress, surroundings, etc.
ADJECTIVE
2.
being or resembling a parvenu.
3.
characteristic of a parvenu.
Source: Dictionary.com
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