Bourgeoisie

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French bourgeoisie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌbʊʁʒʊ̯aˈziː/, /ˌbʊɐ̯-/
  • Rhymes: -iː

Noun[edit]

Bourgeoisie f (genitive Bourgeoisie, no plural)

  1. bourgeoisie, middle class

Usage notes[edit]

The synonym Bürgertum is more common and more neutral. Bourgeoisie has a Marxist ring to it.

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