mammonism

[ mam-uh-niz-uh m ]
/ ˈmæm əˌnɪz əm /

noun

the greedy pursuit of riches.

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Origin of mammonism

First recorded in 1835–45; mammon + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM mammonism

mam·mon·ist, mam·mon·ite, nounmam·mon·is·tic, adjective
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