from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An attitude of smug ignorance and conventionalism, especially toward artistic and cultural values.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The condition, character, aims, and habits of the class called Philistines. See Philistine, 3.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The character or views of Philistines. See Philistine, 3, 4.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a desire for wealth and material possessions with little interest in ethical or spiritual matters
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