High society

High society

High society may refer to:

* Upper class, the group of people at the top of a social hierarchy
* Socialite, a person of social prominence who spends significant resources entertaining and being entertained

In film, theatre, and television:
* "High Society", a 1956 musical film
* "High Society" (1924 film), a 1924 Our Gang film
* "High Society" (1956 album), the soundtrack album from the film
* "High Society" (musical), a Cole Porter musical, based on the 1956 film
* "High Society" (TV series), an American sitcom
* "High Society" (1955 film), a Bowery Boys film

In literature:
* "High Society" (novel), a novel by Ben Elton
* "High Society" (magazine), a pornographic magazine
* "High Society", a comic book story arc of "Cerebus the Aardvark" by Dave Sim

In music:
* "High Society" (Porter Steele), a jazz standard by Porter Steele
* "High Society" (Enon album)
* "High Society" (Epik High album)
* "High Society" (High Contrast album)
* "High Society" (Kottonmouth Kings album)
* High Society (The Silver Seas album)


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  • High Society — (dt.: hohe Gesellschaft) bezeichnet bestimmte, vor allem prominente und medienpräsente, Persönlichkeiten der Gesellschaft. Der Ausdruck ist umgangssprachlich und kein sozialwissenschaftlicher Ausdruck. Im deutschen Sprachraum wird auch der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • High Society — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para la película de 1956, véase Alta sociedad (película de 1956). High Society Álbum de Epik High Publicación 25 de julio 2004 …   Wikipedia Español

  • high society — [n] cultured class aristocracy, beau monde, beautiful people*, best people, cream of society, elite, fashionable society, high life, jet set*, polite society, privileged class, smart set, upper class; concepts 387,388,417 …   New thesaurus

  • high society — /aisosajəti, ingl. haɪsəˌsaɪətɪ/ loc. sost. f. inv. alta società, gran mondo, haute (fr.), jet society (ingl.), jet set (ingl.), high life (ingl.), crema (fig.), crème (fr.), élite (fr.) …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • high society — / hai sə saiəti/, it. / ai so saiti/ locuz. ingl. (propr. alta società ), usata in ital. come s.f., invar. [mondo delle persone ricche e influenti] ▶◀ alta società, bel (o gran) mondo, jet set, jet society. ‖ crème, élite, gotha …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • High Society — High So|ci|e|ty [ sə saiəti] die; <aus gleichbed. engl. amerik. high society> die vornehme Gesellschaft, die oberen Zehntausend …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • high society — index elite Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • High Society — Infobox Film name = High Society writer = Philip Barry (play) John Patrick starring = Bing Crosby Grace Kelly Frank Sinatra Celeste Holm Louis Armstrong John Lund director = Charles Walters producer = Sol C. Siegel music = Cole Porter… …   Wikipedia

  • High Society — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. High Society est un film américain réalisé par Robert F. McGowan en 1924. High Society est un film britannique réalisé par John Rawlins en 1932. High… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • High Society — Schickeria; Hautevolee; Schickimicki (umgangssprachlich) * * * High So|ci|e|ty 〈[haı səsaıətı] f.; ; unz.〉 die hohe, d. h. vermeintlich gute Gesellschaft, die oberen Zehntausend [engl.] * * * High So|ci|e|ty …   Universal-Lexikon

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