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philistine
'fɪlɪ,staɪn
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Philistine.
  2. Smug and ignorant and indifferent or hostile to artistic and cultural values.
(名) As a noun
  1. A member of an Aegean people who settled ancient Philistia around the 12th century BC.
  2. A person who is uninterested in intellectual pursuits.
HyphenationPhil•is•tine
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective
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非利士人fēilìshì rénPhilistine (person)
仇敌chóudíenemy
非利士fēi lì shìPhilistine (Palestinian people, reputedly uncircumcised, c. 1,000 BC)
俗气súqìtacky; inelegant; in poor taste; vulgar; banal
无教养wú jiàoyǎngindelicacy
非利士族fēilìshì zúPhilistine (Palestinian people, reputedly uncircumcised, c. 1,000 BC)
鄙俗bǐsúvulgar; philistine
鄙俚bǐlǐvulgar; philistine
市侩shìkuàiunscrupulous businessperson; profiteer; philistine
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