Synonyms of philistine in English:

philistine

adjective

  • 1 a romantic visionary, persecuted by a philistine establishment
    uncultured, lowbrow, anti-intellectual, uncultivated, uncivilized, uneducated, unenlightened, commercial, materialist, bourgeois;
    ignorant, crass, boorish, barbarian
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    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
    adjective
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