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materialistic (adj.)

"pertaining to, of the nature of, or characterized by materialism" in any sense, 1829, from materialist + -ic. Related: Materialistically.

updated on December 04, 2018

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Definitions of materialistic from WordNet

materialistic (adj.)
marked by materialism;
Synonyms: mercenary / worldly-minded
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