Part of speech:
The definition of envious is showing desire for what others have.
Immoderately desirous of wealth or gain; greedy.
Concerned chiefly or excessively with oneself, and having little regard for others:
Very eager for gratification
Having or marked by strong desire or craving; greedy:
Having or expressing desire; desiring:
Feeling or showing keen desire; impatient or anxious to do or get; ardent
The definition of extortionate is a price that is much too high, or the act of using threats or power to behave unfairly.
Of or like a person who is a glutton
Eager for gain; avaricious
Having or causing an itching sensation.
The definition of jealous is guarding something that is yours.
The definition of mercenary is someone whose only motivation to do a job is the money they would be paid.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a miser; avaricious or penurious.
Excessively sparing or frugal.
The definition of penurious is someone extremely poor or something that is characterized by poverty, or being very cheap and unwilling to spend any money.
Having a keen intellect or powerful memory:
Giving or spending reluctantly.
Too great a desire to have wealth; cupidity
The definition of cupidity is extreme greed for money or material possessions.
(Countable) Someone or something wished for.
Excessive desire for getting or having, esp. wealth; desire for more than one needs or deserves; avarice; cupidity
A strong persistent yearning or desire, especially one that cannot be fulfilled.
Intense sexual desire.
The fact or state of being for sale, especially with reference to bribes or corruption.
The definition of benevolent is enjoying helping others or someone whose primary characteristic is being warm or friendly.
Of or having to do with jealousy
(Of a thing) causing envy or ill will towards the possessor
Experiencing a desire or need for food.
(Informal) Grasping; avaricious
Having a strong urge to obtain or possess something, especially material wealth, in quantity
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