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bourgeois

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      adj   middle class  ,   (avant le nom)    middle-class
péjoratif   bourgeois, middle class  
un quartier bourgeois      a middle-class area  
une vie bourgeoise      a comfortable life  
une maison bourgeoise      a comfortable home  
cuisine bourgeoise      good home cooking  
      nm/f  
     (HISTOIRE)   burgher, bourgeois
   les bourgeois      the bourgeoisie, the upper middle classes  


petit-bourgeois   , petite-bourgeoise     ( petits-bourgeois    mpl)   ( petites-bourgeoises    fpl  )
      adj  
péjoratif   petit-bourgeois, lower middle-class
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
adj.
bourgeois
n.
middle-class person
exp.
the bourgeoisie
exp.
the upper middle classes
adj.
bourgeois
n.
upper middle-class person
exp.
a middle-class area
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'bourgeois' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
adj.
bourgeois
adj.
bourgeois
[Bus.]
exp.
être bourgeois
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"bourgeois": examples and translations in context
Son libéralisme serait donc ultimement bourgeois ou même aristocratique. His liberalism was therefore in the last analysis bourgeois or even aristocratic.
Votre collier est un monument de goût bourgeois. C.J., your necklace is a monument to bourgeois taste.
Rued Langgaard grandit dans le Copenhague bourgeois. Rued Langgaard grew up in the Copenhagen of the bourgeoisie.
Ceux-ci appartenaient aussi aux comtes, aux bourgeois, aux banquiers. This also belonged to counts, bourgeoisie, bankers.
On pensait que le nom de nos parents était trop bourgeois. We thought the names our parents gave us were too middle-class.
Jack et toi avez beaucoup de rêves bourgeois pour deux radicaux. You and Jack have a lot of middle-class dreams for two radicals.
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