materialist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From material +‎ -ist.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /məˈtiːɹɪəlɪst/

Noun[edit]

materialist (plural materialists)

  1. Someone who is materialistic, concerned only with material possessions.
    • 2007 March 2, Christopher Orlet, “The Look-at-Me Generation”, in The American Spectator[1]:
      Ironically, today's generation has become the little materialists and "fame whores" (New York Magazine's term) their boomer parents so reviled.
  2. A follower or proponent of philosophical materialism.

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Adjective[edit]

materialist (comparative more materialist, superlative most materialist)

  1. Having features typical of philosophical materialism.

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French matérialiste, German Materialist.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.te.ri.aˈlist/

Adjective[edit]

materialist m, n (feminine singular materialistă, masculine plural materialiști, feminine and neuter plural materialiste)

  1. materialistic

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

materialist m (plural materialiști, feminine equivalent materialistă)

  1. materialist

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

materiell +‎ -ist

Noun[edit]

materialist c

  1. a materialist; an adherer of materialism

Declension[edit]

Declension of materialist 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative materialist materialisten materialister materialisterna
Genitive materialists materialistens materialisters materialisternas

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