bourgeoise

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noun bour·geoise \ˈbu̇rzh-ˌwäz also ˈbu̇zh- or ˈbüzh- or bu̇rzh-ˈ\

Definition of bourgeoise

  1. :  a woman of the middle class

Origin and Etymology of bourgeoise

French, feminine of bourgeois


First Known Use: 1772

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