embourgeoisement[än bo̵̅o̅r z̸hwȧz män′]
- Embourgeoisement is defined as the process of moving up to middle-class.
An example of embourgeoisement is poor factory workers unionizing and making a higher wage and joining the middle-class.
the process of becoming middle-class in economic status, social attitudes, etc.
Conversion to bourgeois values, loyalties, or tastes.
Origin of embourgeoisementFrench, from bourgeois, bourgeois; see bourgeois .
From French embourgeoisement.