Sentence Examples


  • Anti-Commercialism: Some individuals see the commercialism of engagements and weddings - expensive jewelry, clothes, parties, etc. - as the propagation of a cliché lifestyle and societal expectations rather than a true romantic commitment.
  • Dr. Maulana Karenga was responsible for introducing it as a way to mark the harvest coming in and as a way to offer an alternative to the commercialism that many people felt had taken over Christmas.
  • Modern commercialism of Christmas began as early as the 19th century with newspaper advertisements for Christmas gifts.
  • The forest is now protected as a national reserve against vandalism and commercialism.