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philistine
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
a person who is uninterested in artistic and intellectual pursuits and values
  • Are you so afraid lest peering from this high Pisgah, between Philistine and Amalekite, we sight the Promised Land?
    Chapter 6 (**% in)

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