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bourgeois
British English: /ˈbʊəʒwɑː/
American English: /bʊrˈʒwɑ/
, /ˈbʊrʒwɑ/

Translation of bourgeois in German:

noun pl. same

  • 1 (middle-class person)
    (Bürger der, Bürgerin die)
    the bourgeois pl.
    die bürgerliche Mittelklasse
  • 2 (person with conventional ideas, selfish materialist)
    Spießbürger Mask. [pejorative]
    (Spießer der, Spießerin die) [pejorative]
  • 3 (capitalist)
    Bourgeois Mask. (in Marxist theory)

adjective

  • 2 (conventional, selfishly materialist)
    spießbürgerlich [pejorative]

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