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 (bo͞o′lə-vär-dyā′, -dîr′)
1. A sophisticated, socially active man who frequents fashionable places.
2. A cocktail made of bourbon or rye whiskey, sweet vermouth, and bitters, often garnished with a lemon or orange peel.

[Obsolete French, from boulevard, boulevard; see boulevard.]
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(originally in Paris) a fashionable man, esp one who frequents public places
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(ˌbʊl ə vɑrˈdɪər, -vɑrˈdyeɪ, ˌbu lə-)

1. a person who frequents the most fashionable Parisian locales.
[1875–80; < French; see boulevard, -ier2]
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Noun1.boulevardier - a visitor of a city boulevard (especially in Paris)
visitant, visitor - someone who visits
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What could this man with such a boulevardier exterior that he looked positively like, an exile in a provincial town, and with his drawing-room manner - what could he know of negroes?
It also signalled the end of his life as a freewheelin' boulevardier, a bar fly and louche loafer.
Tipples include Foggy Boulevardier (a smoking presentation featuring Ratafia, a wine-based Italian cherry liqueur), Alliance (with a base of pisco, a Peruvian brandy), Penicillin (malt whisky with honey, lemon and ginger) and Strange Brew (IPA beer and gin).
One example of a Sunda cocktail with Japanese whisky is the Japanese Boulevardier ($16) with Iwai whisky, Campari and Carpano Antica.
For Carley, that means outfitting her bar with all the ingredients needed to make her husband's signature Boulevardier cocktail.
It acts as a flaneur (or boulevardier) who strolls through the city as a detached observing agent.
Classic concoctions from days gone by include the Boulevardier (AED 75), which originated in Paris in the Roaring Twenties.
An eye-opener when sipped neat, its bold flavors shine brightest when stirred into a classic cocktail, such as an Old Fashioned or Boulevardier.
Unable to divorce itself entirely from its roots, several of Jettison's cocktails feature coffee, including the popular BLVD, Kaiho's take on the traditional bourbon Boulevardier. But it's sherry and mezcal, which Kaiho says have been unsung heroes in the cocktail scene for ages, that take center stage.
We sat at a table by the window, and Maureen ordered a boulevardier on the rocks that arrived with a toothpick-speared olive balanced across the rim of the glass like a pig on a spit.
We treasured him.' The small bronze of Grossart as a boulevardier, hands in pockets and quizzically looking up at something, was presented one day as a gift.
Choose from Negroni, Boulevardier, Margarita, Bloody Mary, Caipirinha, Brandy and Rob Roy.