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adjective     bourgeois pronunciation in American English
/bʊrˈʒwɑ/    bourgeois pronunciation in American English
/ˈbʊrˌʒwɑ/
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    showing disapproval typical of middle-class people and their attitudes. This word often shows that you dislike people like this, especially because you think they are too interested in money and possessions and in being socially respected

    She despised her parents’ bourgeois lifestyle.

    bourgeois notions of good taste

 
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