a female member of the bourgeoisie.
bourgeoisie (def 1).
The Country House John Galsworthy
Sonia Between two Worlds Stephen McKenna
In the Days of My Youth Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards
Comrade Yetta Albert Edwards
The Belgian Cookbook Various
The Messenger Elizabeth Robins
The Continental Monthly, Vol. 2, No. 2, August, 1862 Various
Les Misrables Victor Hugo
The Duchesse de Langeais Honore de Balzac
The Long Vacation Charlotte M. Yonge
the bourgeois class. (in Marxist theory) the class that, in contrast to the proletariat or wage-earning class, is primarily concerned with property values. Contemporary Examples Communism’s Victims Deserve a Museum James Kirchick August 24, 2014 Is This a Book Worth Saving? Considering ‘The Art of Joy’ Lauren Elkin September 5, 2013 Who Is Philip Roth’s […]
to make bourgeois; impose bourgeois or middle-class values on.
to prepare; make ready.
burgeon. to grow or develop quickly; flourish: The town burgeoned into a city. He burgeoned into a fine actor. to begin to grow, as a bud; put forth buds, shoots, etc., as a plant (often followed by out, forth). to put forth, as buds. a bud; sprout. Historical Examples The Incendiary W. A. (William Augustine) […]