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Synonyms for philistine
ˈfɪl əˌstin, -ˌstaɪn, fɪˈlɪs tɪn, -tinphilis·tine

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  1. philistine, anti-intellectual, lowbrownoun

    a person who is uninterested in intellectual pursuits

    Synonyms:
    anti-intellectual, lowbrow

    Antonyms:
    intellectual

  2. Philistineadjective

    a member of an Aegean people who settled ancient Philistia around the 12th century BC

    Synonyms:
    anti-intellectual, lowbrow

    Antonyms:
    intellectual

  3. Philistineadjective

    of or relating to ancient Philistia or its culture or its people

    Synonyms:
    anti-intellectual

    Antonyms:
    intellectual

  4. anti-intellectual, philistineadjective

    smug and ignorant and indifferent or hostile to artistic and cultural values

    Synonyms:
    anti-intellectual

    Antonyms:
    intellectual

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  1. philistineadjective

    Synonyms:
    uncultured, commonplace

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