patriciate definition

  • noun:
    • Nobility or aristocracy.
    • The ranking, position, or term of company of a patrician.
    • The rank of a patrician
    • The aristocracy or nobility
    • The patrician class; the aristocracy; additionally, any office of patriarch.
    • The dignity or position of a patrician, in just about any sense of that word.
    • Patricians collectively; the patrician order; the aristocracy.
    • the time where the owner enjoyed the self-esteem of patrician.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "patriciate"
  • Sentence for "patriciate"
  • Same Context for "patriciate"
113 votes

How would you define patriciate?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!