Definition of philistinic in English:

philistinic

adjective

  • Of the nature of, or characteristic of, a philistine; uneducated, unenlightened.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Black (1841–1898), journalist and novelist. From Philistine + -ic.

Pronunciation

philistinic

/ˌfɪlɪˈstɪnɪk/