Translation of "elite" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

elite

noun [ C, + sing/pl verb ] uk /iˈliːt/ us /iˈliːt/

C1 the richest, most powerful, best-educated, or best-trained group in a society

(社會)上層集團;掌權人物;出類拔萃的人,精英
the country's educated elite 這個國家受過良好教育的精英
a member of the elite 上層集團的一員
disapproving A powerful and corrupt elite has bled this country dry. 該國專權腐敗的權貴階層榨乾了人民的血汗。
adjective [ before noun ] uk /iˈliːt/ us /iˈliːt/

belonging to the richest, most powerful, best-educated, or best-trained group in a society:

Elite troops were airlifted to the trouble zone. 精銳部隊被空運到騷亂地區。

(Translation of “elite” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)