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used in Catch-22

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typical of the middle class or their values and habits - typically used disapprovingly

or (in Marxist theory):

typical of the property-owning class
  • She was a plump, pink, sluggish girl who read good books and kept urging Yossarian not to be so bourgeois without the r. She was never without a good book close by, not even when she was lying in bed with nothing on her but Yossarian and Dori Duz's dog tags.
    Chapter 8 — Lieutenant Scheisskopf (23% in)

There are no more uses of "bourgeois" in Catch-22.

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