moneygrubber


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mon·ey·grub·ber

 (mŭn′ē-grŭb′ər)
n.
One who is intent on or preoccupied with accumulating money.

mon′ey·grub′bing adj. & n.

mon•ey•grub•ber

(ˈmʌn iˌgrʌb ər)

n.
a person who is preoccupied with making money.
[1830–40]
mon′ey•grub`bing, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.moneygrubber - someone whose main interest in life is moneymakingmoneygrubber - someone whose main interest in life is moneymaking
moneymaker - someone who is successful in accumulating wealth
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moneygrubber

[ˈmʌnɪˌgrʌbəʳ] Navaro/a m/f
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If Redcar had to go for the public good I could accept it but if it is really being lost to moneygrubbers exploiting crazy EU rules I think it should be thoroughly debated before it is too late.