Translation of "conspicuous consumption" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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conspicuous consumptionnoun [ U ]

uk /kənˌspɪk.ju.əs kənˈsʌmp.ʃən/ us /kənˌspɪk.ju.əs kənˈsʌmp.ʃən/ disapproving

the situation in which people spend a lot of money intentionally so that other people notice and admire them for their wealth


(Translation of “conspicuous consumption” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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