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moneygrubber

[ muhn-ee-gruhb-er ]
/ ˈmʌn iˌgrʌb ər /
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noun Informal.
a person who is aggressively engaged in or preoccupied with making or saving money.
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Origin of moneygrubber

1830–40; money + grubber

OTHER WORDS FROM moneygrubber

mon·ey·grub·bing, adjective, noun
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