SOCIAL CLIMBING

the attempt by a person to improve their social standing by associating with a higher class of people.

SOCIAL CLIMBING: "In social climbing, a person tries to impress people of a higher standing."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL CLIMBING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-climbing/ (accessed August 18, 2019).
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