moneygrubbing

moneygrubber

[muhn-ee-gruhb-er]
noun Informal.
a person who is aggressively engaged in or preoccupied with making or saving money.

Origin:
1830–40; money + grubber

moneygrubbing, adjective, noun
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moneygrubber

noun
someone whose main interest in life is moneymaking 
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