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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: An obsession with money or wealth.
From Greek pluto- (wealth) + -mania (excessive enthusiasm or craze). Earliest documented use: 1652.
"Plutomania became rare and almost extinct in the days of the Commonwealth. People lost the habit of valuing possessions over personal relationships."
W. Warren Wagar; A Short History of the Future; University of Chicago Press; 1989.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:In a world of fugitives, the person taking the opposite direction will appear to run away. -T.S. Eliot, poet (1888-1965)