the bourgeoisie

Definition of the bourgeoisie

  1. :  the middle class of society :  the social class of skilled workers, business and professional people, and government officials

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  middle class

    :  members of the middle class

    :  a class or group of people with social behavior and political views held to be influenced by private-property interest :  a social order dominated by capitalists or bourgeois (see 2bourgeois 2)

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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