Definitions for babbittryˈbæb ɪ tri

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Bab•bitt•ry*ˈbæb ɪ tri(n.)

or Bab•bit•ry

  1. the attitude and behavior of a Babbitt.

* (often l.c.).

Origin of Babbittry:

1925–30

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  1. babbittry(Noun)

    narrow minded materialism

  2. Origin: After the character in Sinclair Lewis' novel Babbitt

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