burgher

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noun bur·gher \ˈbər-gər\

Definition of burgher

  1. 1 :  an inhabitant of a borough or a town

  2. 2 :  a member of the middle class :  a prosperous solid citizen

Examples of burgher in a Sentence

  1. many of the college students are regarded by the local burghers as obnoxious louts

First Known Use of burgher

13th century


BURGHER Defined for English Language Learners

burgher

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Definition of burgher for English Language Learners

  • : a person who lives in a particular town or borough



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