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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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philistine
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • Oh, Basil is the best of fellows, but he seems to me to be just a bit of a Philistine.

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  • a philistine who cares only about making money
  • Babbitt is a philistine with a sense that something is missing in life.

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