Definition of anti-materialism
- Anti-communism was a favorite subject of the 1950s, he said, but so, to his surprise, was anti-materialism.
- —Gayle White
- Anyone of a certain age will recall that dumpster diving first became a lifestyle choice in the 1960s as part of the decade's brief flirtation with antimaterialism …
- —Janna Malamud Smith
anti-materialistor less commonly antimaterialist play \ˌan-tē-mə-ˈtir-ē-ə-list, ˌan-tī-\ adjective
- anti-materialist values
anti-materialisticor less commonly antimaterialistic play \ˌan-tē-mə-ˌtir-ē-ə-ˈlis-tik, ˌan-tī-\ adjective
- The absence of money values may be partly caused by the vague anti-materialistic sentiments of the sorts of young college graduates who choose Washington over New York and Los Angeles.
- —Michael Lewis