bohemia bohemia  /boʊ ˈhi mi ə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a historical area and former kingdom in the Czech Republic
  2. (n) a group of artists and writers with real or pretended artistic or intellectual aspirations and usually an unconventional life style

Usage(s):

  1. The new bohemia is less a place than it is a headspace.
  2. Picasso, who at 29 had just begun the transition from bohemia to the haute bourgeoisie, was terrified.

News

  1. Wohl Associates Inc. Now Selling Used Pharmaceutical Equipment

    BOHEMIA, N.Y. -- via PRWEB - Wohl Associates, a trusted leader in the used processing and packaging industries, is now selling used pharmaceutical equipment that can be used by production facilities in ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Brothers II ends 10-year building hunt

    The principals of office machine specialists Brothers II finally pulled the trigger last month and acquired a building in Bohemia after 10 years of looking.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Long Island Business News

  3. Heartland Cooks 6/16 - Lou's Palacinki Bohemian Crepes

    This week's Heartland Cook lives in Cape Girardeau but has a recipe from the old country. Lou Flood makes her family's traditional Bohemian crepes also known as Palacinki.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau

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Quotes

  1. "If you take Rent on stage in China, it doesn't make sense. We don't have bohemia, we don't have so many drug users or gay people, and we don't do threesomes. So we use your structure, and we put our lives into it," Sun says.
    on Oct 21, 2009 By: Sun Jian Source: NPR

  2. "It's always Baltimore," Waters says. "It's just the people, because they all think they're normal, when they're more bizarre than anyone in Bohemia. I'm never bored there, ever."
    on Feb 6, 2007 By: John Waters Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. "Becoming an actor was not something I had even thought of. I was a kid in bohemia. Today as a mature woman working in India, I would never do such a shoot, not because I have double standards, but because such shots are just not part of our...
    on Jun 3, 2010 By: Bipasha Basu Source: Bollywood Mantra

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