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Noun
/əˈlēt/,/āˈlēt/,
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elites, plural;
  1. A group of people considered to be the best in a particular society or category, esp. because of their power, talent, or wealth
    • - the wealthy, educated elite
    • - an elite combat force
  2. A size of letter in typewriting, with 12 characters to the inch (about 4.7 to the centimeter)


  1. a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
  2. elect: selected as the best; "an elect circle of artists"; "elite colleges"
  3. Elite (occasionally spelled élite) is taken originally from the Latin, eligere, "to elect". In sociology as in general usage, the elite is a hypothetical group of relatively small size, that is dominant within a large society, having a privileged status perceived as being envied by others of a ...
  4. Elite Model Management is a large modeling agency based in New York City. It is a subsidiary of Elite World S.A., based in Paris.
  5. Elite, in comics, may refer to: * The Elite, a group of super-powered anti-heroes in DC Comics * Darkseid's Elite, Darkseid's team of warriors
  6. The Covenant is a fictional theocratic military alliance of alien races who serve as the main antagonists in the Halo science fiction series. ...
  7. Strauss Group Ltd., (Shtraus) (שטראוס) formerly known as Strauss-Elite (שטראוס עלית), is a food products manufacturer in Israel. It is the shared trademark of two companies - Strauss and Elite, that merged in 2004. ...
  8. "Elite" is a song by American rock band Deftones from their 2000 album White Pony. It is one of the heaviest songs on the album. In 2001, Deftones won a Grammy for performing "Elite", and received an award for Best Metal Performance.
  9. Alternative spelling of elite; Alternative spelling of elite
  10. (Elites) Twice as many elites appear as on the Normal difficulty. Major Elites are encountered at a ratio of about one of every three elites encountered, improving AI. An area that had two Minor Elites on Normal should have four to five elites on Legendary with one or two of them being Majors. ...
  11. (Elites) influential gatekeepers within center institutions – a person with a particular social location. (42)
  12. (elites) those who get most of society's values, especially wealth and power.
  13. A typewriter (monospaced) typeface with a pitch of 12 char, acters per inch.
  14. Anyone who has read more books or newspapers than former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin. Anyone who has an education such that he or she can read and comprehend nuanced arguments, and who can recognize propaganda. ...
  15. An alien species belong to the Covenant, the are 8 feet tall and have pincer mouths. They are one of the strongest enemies you will face in the game. While grunts and Jackals can do a dramatic dive to avoid being hit/blown up/run over, elites have the ability to barrel roll. ...
  16. a brand name used by Nylstar for its PBT (polybutylterephthalate) fibre.
  17. The highest ranked players at their positions.
  18. Another word for “pro.” Multisport athletes must qualify to become “elite” or “pro.” Once they do, usually they can compete for prize money over $5,000. Only elite or pro triathletes can try to qualify for the Olympic Team and compete in draft-legal events.
  19. These pistols are prized for their tremendous design, light weight, superb and hightly adjustable triggers, outstanding accuracy and flawless reliability. The newcomer, the Feinwerkbau AW93 carries a hefty price tag of $2500 new. ...
  20. a small group that is considered socially superior
  21. the people at the apex of the European hierarchy, for whom the present World Order quite closely conforms to their visions of Utopia.  Roget's Thesaurus offers the interesting synonym, "the four hundred."
  22. if you don't know what elite means or you say that you are elite, you are obviously NOT 3l33t. compare llama
  23. Character spacing based on 12 pitch, 10 point size.
  24. Those in leadership positions. Any organization designates elites, when it selects leaders. On a broader societal scale, though, the concept of an elite has come to mean a small but powerful and dominant group of leaders who enjoy privileges and resources that others do not have.
  25. A prospect who definitely will be covering punts.