Definition of Materialistic in English :

Define Materialistic in English

Materialistic meaning in English

Meaning of Materialistic in English

Pronunciation of Materialistic in English

Materialistic pronunciation in English

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1. materialistic, mercenary, worldly-minded

marked by materialism

2. bourgeois, conservative, materialistic

conforming to the standards and conventions of the middle class

Example Sentences:
'a bourgeois mentality'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of materialistic
1. Philosophy The doctrine that physical matter is the only reality and that everything, including thought, feeling, mind, and will, can be explained in terms of matter and physical phenomena.
2. The theory or attitude that physical well-being and worldly possessions constitute the greatest good and highest value in life.
3. Concern for possessions or material wealth and physical comfort, especially to the exclusion of spiritual or intellectual pursuits.

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