Definition of 'bohemian'
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His parents had left him some money and he lived a bohemian lifestyle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She would have been a wacky, bohemian artist with a love of the oblique. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We also live quite a bohemian existence, going to shows and things. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The family lived a bohemian existence in Montmartre. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They became a glamorous fixture of bohemian Sixties society. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We haven't adopted the more damaging aspects of truly bohemian lifestyles. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It's a winning fable about a bohemian family who live in a ramshackle house next to an incomplete stretch of motorway. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Or they could change their image, and set themselves up as mysterious, bohemian artists. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It's a real misconception these days that poets lead some reckless, bohemian lifestyle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But he seemed able to keep the excesses of Hollywood at bay with a bohemian lifestyle that was perhaps a reflection of a childhood on the move. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Had she been less immaculate, less glacial, Mother might well have passed for a Bohemian. A DEATH IN THE FAMILY (1989)Those studios, although illegal, had been cheap and spacious and, in a way, Miss Melville had envied their ` Bohemian " atmosphere. MISS MELVILLE REGRETS (1989)It was not to be thought of... In Bohemian circles possibly. THE GOLDEN LION (1989)
Since her mother's new husband was also a Bohemian, the torment had continued unabated. SIGNIFICANT OTHERS (1989)
Trends of 'bohemian'
Used Occasionally. Bohemian is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'bohemian'
British English: bohemian ADJECTIVE
You can use bohemian to describe artistic people who live in an unconventional way.
...a bohemian writer.
Definition of bohemian from the Collins English Dictionary
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