Definition of nostalgie de la boue in English:

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nostalgie de la boue

Pronunciation: /ˌnɒstalˈ(d)ʒiː də la ˌbuː/


[mass noun]
A desire for degradation and depravity.
Example sentences
  • This nostalgie de la boue can only be a generational thing.
  • Why he was so severely afflicted with this nostalgie de la boue remains something of a mystery, like much else in his impenetrable private life.


French, literally 'mud nostalgia'.

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