Examples of commercialism in a Sentence
the commercialism of modern society
the increasing commercialism of the Christmas holiday
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Within the art world, performance has long been sidelined by the industry’s endlessly growing commercialism, which is why Pope.
Since commercialism hit the world’s tallest peak in the 1990s, Sherpas and Nepalese climbers have supported the expeditions that arrive en masse each spring—earning up to seven times the country’s $700 average annual salary in a single season.
And as such, Barça is a refreshing change from the heavy commercialism of pro sports—a fact that ironically boosts its brand and wins over millions of fans.
Ten years later, Romero's original Dawn of the Dead was seen as both a critique of post-Watergate America and the culture's out-of-control commercialism.
Being a sports fan means making some concessions, compartmentalizing some jadedness and accepting a certain level of commercialism and inconvenience as the fair trade for, well, sports.
Or an apocalyptic relic, the only sign left of modern commercialism.
The cynics among us might scoff at the commercialism, the corruption, the lobbying and glad-handing of the games, but there is so much to celebrate in this gathering.
Hundreds of commentators on social media wondered how King could be used in the service of crass commercialism and unblinking patriotism.
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COMMERCIALISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of commercialism for English Language Learners
: the attitude or actions of people who are influenced too strongly by the desire to earn money or buy goods rather than by other values
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