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English definition of “bourgeois”

bourgeois

adjective     /ˈbɔːʒwɑː/
typical of middle class people who are too interested in money and correct social behaviour: bourgeois valuesClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
the bourgeoisie     /ˌbɔːʒwɑːˈziː/ noun [group] the middle class, that owns most of society's moneyClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
(Definition of bourgeois adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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