café society

\\ˈkaˌfā- also kaˈfā or kəˈ-\ noun
: society of persons who are regular patrons of fashionable cafés

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socialites who regularly frequent fashionable nightclubs, resorts, etc.

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café society noun
Fashionable society
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Main Entry:café

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café society,
the world of fashionable cafes, night clubs, and resorts, especially in which much value is attached to clever, brittle conversation, smart clothes, etc.: »

It is to such brave pioneers of old-time Café Society we owe thanks for lifting hair-dyeing into high fashion (Punch).

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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