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money-grubbingadjective

uk   us   /ˈmʌn.iˌɡrʌb.ɪŋ/ disapproving
(Definition of money-grubbing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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money-grubbingadjective

uk   us   (also money-grabbing) disapproving
mainly interested in ​money and doing everything possible to get it: They see their ​bosses as money-grubbing ​robots and not as coworkers.
money-grubber
noun [C] (also money-grabber)
He was the ​top money-grubber among politicians.
(Definition of money-grubbing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “money-grubbing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 财迷的,贪财的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 財迷心竅的,貪財的…
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