money-grubber

noun
mon·​ey-grub·​ber | \ ˈmə-nē-ˌgrə-bər How to pronounce money-grubber (audio) \

Definition of money-grubber

: a person bent on accumulating money

Other Words from money-grubber

moneygrubbing \ ˈmə-​nē-​ˌgrə-​biŋ How to pronounce moneygrubbing (audio) \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of money-grubber

1840, in the meaning defined above

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“Money-grubber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/money-grubber. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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money-grubber

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English Language Learners Definition of money-grubber

informal : a person who cares too much about getting money

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