Synonyms of philistine in English:

philistine


See definition of philistine

noun

1‘she was no philistine, but an artist herself’

SYNONYMS

lowbrow, anti-intellectual, materialist, bourgeois

boor, ignoramus, lout, oaf, barbarian, primitive, savage, brute, yahoo, vulgarian


adjective

1‘a philistine effort to destroy culture’

SYNONYMS

crass, tasteless, uncultured, uncultivated, uneducated, untutored, unenlightened, unread, commercial, materialist, bourgeois, unsophisticated, unrefined

boorish, barbarian, barbarous, barbaric, primitive, savage, brutish, loutish, oafish, uncivilized, uncouth, vulgar, coarse, rough