Definition of social climber noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


social climber

BrE BrE//ˌsəʊʃl ˈklaɪmə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsoʊʃl ˈklaɪmər//
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a person who tries to improve their position in society by becoming friendly with people who belong to a higher social class
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: social climber