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money-grubbing

adj
informal seeking greedily to obtain money at every opportunity
ˈmoney-ˌgrubber n
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money-grubbing

adjective avaricious, grasping, greedy, mercenary, acquisitive, rapacious, money-grabbing, grabby (informal) The main character is portrayed as a money-grubbing parasite.
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money-grubbing

[ˈmʌnɪˌgrʌbɪŋ] ADJavaro

money-grubbing

[ˈmʌnɪˌgrʌbɪŋ] adj (pej) → avido/a di denaro
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One demagogue after another in Europe tried to stigmatise Jews as money-grubbers, fifth-columnists and international conspirators.
These connotations, both as deployed by the state and as sometimes found in the wider culture, include the ideas that women traders are money-grubbers, have low education, lack culture and neglect their families.
Of course, the money-grubbers in Government and at the ECB were never going to understand an argument which didn't focus solely on the bottom line.
were to make a film portraying Jews as pederasts, money-grubbers, and depraved lunatics -- which is how Mohammed was portrayed -- would our first instinct be to champion their right to free speech?
But if it is really being lost to money-grubbers exploiting crazy EU rules, I think it should be thoroughly debated before it is too late.
The bar examiners and disciplinary process do that very well, but we have failed to properly deal with the perception by the public that we are all liars, cheats, and money-grubbers.
Liberal capitalism in particular, especially as these critics saw it developing in the United States, produces a society of money-grubbers, in which a hollow materialism displaces other "higher" values.
Lady Amaranth is rich and generous, but the money-grubbers around her have no qualms about evicting poor tenants.
IT'S open day at Home Farm - a chance for the Kings to show they're not just a bunch of cow-killing, barn-burning, money-grubbers intent on ruining the countryside.
Are these money-grubbers really showing The Godfather enough respect?
Z in Detroit doesn't waste time when getting rid of the money-grubbers.