materialist Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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materialistnoun [C]

uk   /məˈtɪə.ri.ə.lɪst/  us   /-ˈtɪr.i-/

materialist noun [C] (MONEY)

C2 someone who ​believes that having ​money and possessions is the most ​important thing in ​life

materialist noun [C] (PHYSICAL)

specialized social science, religion someone who ​believes that only ​physicalmatterexists and the ​spiritualworld does not

materialistadjective

uk   /məˈtɪə.ri.ə.lɪst/  us   /-ˈtɪr.i-/ specialized
relating to the ​belief that only ​physicalmatterexists
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