Definition of Philistinism in English :

Define Philistinism in English

Philistinism meaning in English

Meaning of Philistinism in English

Pronunciation of Philistinism in English

Philistinism pronunciation in English

Pronounce Philistinism in English


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1. materialism, philistinism

a desire for wealth and material possessions with little interest in ethical or spiritual matters

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of philistinism
An attitude of smug ignorance and conventionalism, especially toward artistic and cultural values.

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