embourgeoisement

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em·bour·geoise·ment

 (ĕm-bo͝or′zhwäz-mənt, äN-bûrzh-wäz-mäN′)
n.
Conversion to bourgeois values, loyalties, or tastes.

[French, from bourgeois, bourgeois; see bourgeois.]

embourgeoisement

(French ɑ̃burʒwazmɑ̃)
n
(Sociology) the process of becoming middle-class; the assimilation into the middle class of traditionally working-class people
[from French, from en-1 + bourgeois1]

em•bour•geoise•ment

(ɑ̃ˌbʊər ʒwɑzˈmɑ̃, ˌɛm bʊərˈʒwɑz mənt)
n.
the adoption of middle-class values.
[1935–40; < French equiv. to s'embourgeois(er) to become bourgeois]