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Synonyms for consumerism
kənˈsu məˌrɪz əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consumerism(noun)

    the theory that an increasing consumption of goods is economically beneficial

  2. consumerism(noun)

    a movement advocating greater protection of the interests of consumers

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    consumption

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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How to use consumerism in a sentence?

  1. Bitch Flicks:

    Ideologically, 'Pretty Woman' is a love song to consumerism and capitalism, 'Pretty Woman' depicts a world where everyone is either a card-carrying member of the corporate caste or an obliging subordinate ... It is obsessed with things (hotel suites, private jets, fancy clothes) and encourages the audience to share its obsession with things.

  2. Manchester University sociologist Robert Pettit:

    Disney is a capitalistic corporation bent on consumerism, and that's what drives our economy, it brings out people's opinions about our society and culture in general. You can love them or be very critical of those aspects of our culture and society because it portrays them so well.

  3. Jeremy Lam:

    My culture is NOT your goddamn prom dress, for it to simply be subject to American consumerism and cater to a white audience is parallel to colonial ideology.

  4. Sister Rose:

    I use human dignity, the common good, human solidarity, family, community ... even challenging the dominant culture of consumerism.

  5. Michael Aaron:

    Our society is filled with sexual myths and misconceptions, mostly stemming from a combination of our culture's puritanical roots, as well as rampant consumerism, which feeds off individual insecurities to sell unnecessary products.


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