Meaning of “mentality” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “mentality” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mentality" in American English

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mentalitynoun [ U ]

us /menˈtæl·ɪ·t̬i/

a person’s or group’s way of thinking about things:

They buy everything on credit – they have this play now, pay later mentality.

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"mentality" in Business English

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mentalitynoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk /menˈtæləti/ us plural mentalities

the particular way that a person or group thinks about things:

We need to end this credit-card mentality and start living within our means.

(Definition of “mentality” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)