commercialized love

Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of commercialize.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. organized principally for financial gain.
  • adj. having its focus changed from non-commercial to commercial.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. organized principally for financial gain

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Examples

  • For them, Día de Muertos becoming commercialized is a good thing.

    Mexico's Día de Muertos celebration: Is it dying?

  • Hardcore gamers are, I think, the most likely to call games 'dumbed down', 'sold out' or 'commercialized' - simply because these games don't fit their purist notions of what makes a good game.

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  • Jackson - I find it quite difficult to criticize the man for a 'commercialized' apporoach when this 'commercialized' approached has caused millions of Catholics around the world to leave the Church, either into protestantism or sin.

    "The Playboy and the Pope"

  • But this is to confuse the practice of a certain kind of commercialized storytelling with realism, the latter of which probably becomes more genuine the farther away it gets from storytelling.

    Experimental Fiction

  • Painting also suffered the same fate when the presumption of the Egyptians "commercialized" that incomparable art.

    Satyricon

  • I realize that it's probably too "commercialized" for literary artistes and I'm sure they're not all great works.

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • When I say blogging is headed for a kind of commercialized senility, I'm talking primarily about political blogs — those that have, or claim to have, something to say about government, economics, foreign policy, etc.

    Archive 2004-09-01

  • They must have been pretty significant since religions have "commercialized" them for more than 2,000 years.

    Planet Atheism

  • "WordNet" describes the word 'commercialized' as the following:

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  • Here is Dylan forever young, with barely the shadow of stubble across his upper lip, taking questions about his "commercialized" new work without rudeness or offense.

    Expecting Rain

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