Any very loyal or submissive follower or supporter
(Figuratively) Hence, a person willing to work for or ally himself with any person or institution who will take him on.
A person serving in an army; member of an army
Of or belonging to the Praetorian Guard.
serving for wages in a foreign army
A person who seeks to become rich, powerful, etc. by dubious schemes
A member of the American Legion, Foreign Legion, etc.
Having or showing a desire to eat or drink in large or excessive amounts.
Marked by immorality and perversion; depraved.
The definition of mercantile is something related to merchants or trade.
Mercenary, avaricious, grasping, or meanly selfish
He's nothing but the typical hack writer.
(Usually pejorative) someone who does a job purely for money, rather than out of interest in the work itself
Anything that can be bought and sold.
One who is engaged in or experienced in battle.
Of or working as a freelancer
marked by materialism
Showing or arising from an excessive concern with oneself and a lack of concern for others:
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a miser; avaricious or penurious.
In Europe from the 14th to the 16th cent., a captain of a band of mercenaries
The definition of materialistic is a person who is focused on objects, ownership and wealth.
The definition of crooked is something not straight, curved or bent or a dishonest person.
Characterized by a strong desire to gain and possess.
The definition of avaricious is greedy and money-hungry.
Of or relating to commerce:
Of or motivated by altruism; unselfish
Giving or spending reluctantly.
The young of an animal; offspring; breed
Of the same material as the article with which it is used:
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