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bohemian
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Babbitt
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  • Babbitt disapproved of Mr. and Mrs. Doppelbrau as "Bohemian."
  • He wanted—Oh, he wanted to be one of these Bohemians you read about.
  • It’s so Bohemian!"
  • They were the Bunch, wise and beautiful and amusing; they were Bohemians and urbanites, accustomed to all the luxuries of Zenith: dance-halls, movie-theaters, and roadhouses; and in a cynical superiority to people who were "slow" or "tightwad" they cackled: "Oh, Pete, did I tell you what that dub of a cashier said when I came in late yesterday?

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  • I was a well-educated young lady from Boston with a thirst for bohemian counterculture and no clear plan.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • She’d go for trips to Jones Beach or for shopping or just "hanging out" in the downtown Bohemian neighborhoods, and if she was getting into trouble there, too, I hoped it was in the spirit of joyful rebellion and independence and enjoyment with her own set of comrades, which I should be glad to tolerate and understand.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life

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