Meaning of “money-grubbing” in the English Dictionary

"money-grubbing" in British English

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money-grubbingadjective

uk /ˈmʌn.iˌɡrʌb.ɪŋ/ us /ˈmʌn.iˌɡrʌb.ɪŋ/ disapproving

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

"money-grubbing" in Business English

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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)

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