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Definition of: bourgeois

(boobreverzhwä, boobrever·zhwä) adjective
Of or pertaining to the commercial or middle class, as distinguished from the nobility or from the working class: used by some writers as signifying uncultivated; ill-bred; common.
plural ·geois
1. A citizen; a member of the commercial or middle class; a townsman; tradesman.
2. A 14th century coin.
3. In radical circles, anyone who owns property. [<F <OF burgeis. Doublet of BURGESS.]

Definition of: bourgeois

(bər·jois) noun
A size of type: about 9-point. [? after a French printer]

Definition of: Bourgeois

(boomacrr·zhwá), Léon Victor,
1851–1925, French statesman.

Most often used phrases:

louise bourgeois
le bourgeois
bourgeois society
bourgeois family
bourgeois gentilhomme
petty bourgeois
bourgeois revolution
cru bourgeois
bourgeois nationalism
bourgeois democracy
les bourgeois
bourgeois class
bourgeois parties
bourgeois values
bourgeois de

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"bourgeois" has the frequency of use of 0.0003% on en.wikipedia.org.

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