noun Informal.
a person who is aggressively engaged in or preoccupied with making or saving money.

1830–40; money + grubber

moneygrubbing, adjective, noun Unabridged
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informal seeking greedily to obtain money at every opportunity

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Main Entry:  money-grubber
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a stingy person; also written money grubber
Example:  He refuses to go to anything but matinees because he is such a money grubber.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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