Sentence Examples


  • All these materialistic tendencies seem to have one explanation.
  • But in spite of this its materialistic affinities are unmistakable.
  • But it is quite possible that his scientific studies had bred in him, as in many others at that time, a materialistic, or at least a naturalistic, turn of mind; indeed, we should expect as much in a man of Van den Ende's somewhat rebellious temperament.
  • Materialistic views were at the time rampant and fashionable, and faith in immortality was at a low ebb.
  • Later on he develops the materialistic view of Epicurus, only modifying it so far as to conceive of matter as finite.