commercialistic

commercialism

[kuh-mur-shuh-liz-uhm]
noun
1.
the principles, practices, and spirit of commerce.
2.
a commercial attitude in noncommercial affairs; inappropriate or excessive emphasis on profit, success, or immediate results.
3.
a commercial custom or expression.

Origin:
commercial + -ism

commercialist, noun
commercialistic, adjective
anticommercialism, noun
anticommercialist, noun, adjective
anticommercialistic, adjective
supercommercialism, noun
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commercialism (kəˈmɜːʃəˌlɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the spirit, principles, or procedure of commerce
2.  exclusive or inappropriate emphasis on profit
 
com'mercialist
 
n
 
commercia'listic
 
adj

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commercialism
"principles and practice of commerce," 1849, from commercial + -ism.
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