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bohemian

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Definition a person (often a writer or artist) living an unconventional life, usually with others
  • They may want something traditional or something bohemian, something unique or something perfectly trendy.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • Learn all the words to 'Bohemian Rhapsody.'
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • It is where all the bohemians live.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • She went about from town to town among these Bohemians.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • Maybe there aren't any Bohemians.
    Russell Baker  --  Growing Up
  • She dressed in bohemian clothes, penned novels, painted, and yearned to roam forgotten corners of the world.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Leery of strong Protestant leanings in the Bohemian branch of the family, the Emperor, Rudolph II, had for a time withdrawn his patronage.
    Thomas Pynchon  --  The Crying of Lot 49
  • Supposed to look bohemian, she supposed.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Here's a Bohemian-Tartar tarries the coming down of thy fat woman.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Any faint discrimination against her as a bohemian she challenged with fury.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • Blanche: We are going to be very Bohemian.
    Tennessee Williams  --  A Streetcar Named Desire
  • Swearing love for art, they hovered on the edge of Bohemian life.
    Richard Wright  --  Black Boy
  • A Bohemian born; but here nursed up and bred: one that is a prisoner nine years old.
    William Shakespeare  --  Measure for Measure
  • I guess they're what's termed bohemians.
    Nora Roberts  --  Summer Pleasures
  • It was a bohemian life, and it was attractive at first.
    V.S. Naipaul  --  A Bend in the River
  • In fact, the Circle's rendition of The Bohemian Girl was said by many to be far superior to professional performances heard in New York and New Orleans.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • The retailer, he reported, had rented the upper floors of his property to a Bohemian ladies' tailor, who was now subletting some of the space.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • "You probably won't be troubled with them if you adopt permanently the Bohemian manner of life.
    Henry James  --  The Portrait of a Lady - Volume 1
  • Only today, it wasn't blaring "Bohemian Rhapsody."
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • It was a nice color coordination the way the Bohemian Madonna's skin was set off by the golds in the honey.
    Sue Monk Kidd  --  The Secret Life of Bees

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