plutolatry


plutolatry
The worship of wealth

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • plutolatry — worship of wealth Forms of Worship …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • plutolatry — pluː tÉ‘lÉ™trɪ / tÉ’l n. worship of wealth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • plutolatry — plu·tol·a·try …   English syllables

  • plutolatry — plüˈtälə.trē noun ( es) Etymology: plut + latry : excessive devotion to wealth …   Useful english dictionary

  • Plutus — In Greek mythology, Ploutos ( wealth Πλοῦτος), usually Romanized as Plutus, was equally a son of the pre Hellenic Cretan Demeter [Karl Kerenyi, We are not surpd to learn that the fruit of her love was Ploutos, riches . What else could have sprung …   Wikipedia

  • Forms of Worship — This list of 60 words refers to forms of worship not specific religions or belief systems, but rather terms that denote a specific object of worship, be it saints, snakes or whatever. Related word lists you might want to check out are those for… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • plutocracy —   n. government by wealthy class.    ♦ plutocrat, n.    ♦ plutocratic, a.    ♦ plutolatry, n. worship of riches.    ♦ plutology, n. study of wealth …   Dictionary of difficult words


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