Definition of bourgie
informal, usually disparaging
: 1bourgeois 2 … a blue-haired punk who vows not to follow his dad to the bourgie respectability of law school. — Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly, 30 Apr. 1999 After college, [writer Colson Whitehead] stopped going out to Sag Harbor much. “It was too bourgie,” he said. — Charles McGrath, The New York Times, 27 Apr. 2009 Soothing rhythms after midnight, theme songs to lucky affairs, shotgun weddings, and bougie proms, the fodder for adventurous crooners on amateur night at the Apollo … — Michael A. Gonzales, Vibe, February 2000
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Origin and Etymology of bourgie
from bourgie, noun, from 1bourgeois + -ie
First Known Use: 1968
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