Definition of embourgeoisement
: a shift to bourgeois values and practices
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For long, sociologists had debated the embourgeoisement of the working-class in the West—never a very happy term for the processes at issue.
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Origin and Etymology of embourgeoisement
French, from embourgeoiser to make bourgeois, from em- + bourgeois
First Known Use: 1937See Words from the same year
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