materialist definition

  • noun:
    • somebody who is materialistic, worried just with material possessions.
    • A follower or proponent of philosophical materialism.
    • one that denies the presence of spiritual substances or representatives, and maintains that religious phenomena, so called, would be the results of some strange company of matter. A believer in philosophical materialism.
    • a person who holds towards existence of matter, as distinguished from idealist, which denies it.
    • one that holds or advocates any form of metaphysical materialism.
    • One who is soaked up by material interests; one who takes a reduced, content view of life.
    • somebody who thinks that nothing is out there but actual matter
    • some one with great respect for material possessions
  • others:
    • Of or pertaining to materialism; materialistic.

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