- philistine (English)
- A member of an Aegean people who settled ancient Philistia around the 12th century BC.
- A person who despises art and literature.
- Of or relating to ancient Philistia or its culture or its people.
- Smug, ignorant, indifferent or hostile to artistic and cultural values.
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