anti-bourgeois

adjective
an·​ti-bour·​geois | \ ˌan-tē-ˈbu̇rzh-ˌwä How to pronounce anti-bourgeois (audio) , ˌan-ˌtī- also -ˈbu̇zh- or -ˈbüzh- or -bu̇rzh-ˈ \
variants: or less commonly antibourgeois

Definition of anti-bourgeois

: opposed to or hostile toward people or things considered bourgeois Brecht's early plays were radical, anarchistic and anti-bourgeois, but not anti-capitalist.— Raman Selden

First Known Use of anti-bourgeois

1892, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-bourgeois.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-bourgeois. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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