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materialistic, mercenary, worldly-mindedadjective
marked by materialism
bourgeois, conservative, materialisticadjective
conforming to the standards and conventions of the middle class
"a bourgeois mentality"
Being overly concerned with material possessions and wealth.
Of or concerning philosophical materialism.
Materialism is the view that the universe consists only of organized matter and energy.
alt. of Materialistical
The numerical value of materialistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of materialistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of materialistic in a Sentence
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:
Communism, avowedly secularistic and materialistic, has no place for God. This I could never accept,... I strongly disagreed with Communism’s ethical relativism… there are no fixed, immutable principles; consequently, almost anything—force, violence, murder, lying—is a justifiable means to the ‘millennial’ end.
I know this sounds crazy, but I know that was meant to happen to me. I don't want to start crying, but I feel like that was so meant to happen to me, i'm such a different person. I don't want to start crying anymore. It was meant to happen to me. I really feel like things happen in your life to teach you things. It was probably no secret -- and you see it on the show -- I was being flashy and I was definitely materialistic before.
My mom has prayed for me my entire life, hoping I ’d come back to God, i never left Him, I was just a little bit secular, I was more materialistic and more career-driven.
With a new familiarity and a flesh-creeping homeliness entirely of this unreal, materialistic world, where all sentiment is coarsely manufactured and advertised in colossal sickly captions, disguised for the sweet tooth of a monstrous baby called the Public, the family as it is, broken up on all hands by the agency of feminist and economic propaganda, reconstitutes itself in the image of the state.
It is unfortunate that in our materialistic world, at most, the level of appreciation for good deed is symmetrical to it's price tag.
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- materialistaCatalan, Valencian
- υλιστικός, ματεριαλιστικόςGreek
- материалисти́ческий, мерканти́льный, материалисти́чныйRussian
- materimik, stöfimikVolapük
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