liggeratti

n
British
a journalese blend of ligger and 'glitter-atti'
"The club animals" own Johnny Morris, Caris Davis, who wrote about clubland's scenestealers, wimp-bods and ligeratti in his novel, "Stealth".' (Observer, Section 5 magazine, 7 May 1989)
Compare digerati

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • digerati — n pl members of a suppose elite made up of the digitally literate . A cyber slang and journalistic term, based on the notion of the literati , heard since 2000. Compare liggeratti …   Contemporary slang

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