Covetous synonyms

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The definition of envious is showing desire for what others have.
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Intensely eager
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Immoderately desirous of wealth or gain; greedy.
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Concerned chiefly or excessively with oneself, and having little regard for others:
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(Of an animal, usually a bird) Subsisting off live prey.
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Able or disposed to make acquisitions; acquiring.
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Having or marked by strong desire or craving; greedy:
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Having or expressing desire; desiring:
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Feeling or showing keen desire; impatient or anxious to do or get; ardent
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The definition of extortionate is a price that is much too high, or the act of using threats or power to behave unfairly.
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Of or like a person who is a glutton
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Eager for gain; avaricious
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Having or causing an itching sensation.
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The definition of jealous is guarding something that is yours.
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Bitter; piercing; acrimonious; cutting; stinging; severe; as, keen satire or sarcasm.
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The definition of mercenary is someone whose only motivation to do a job is the money they would be paid.
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Of, relating to, or characteristic of a miser; avaricious or penurious.
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Excessively sparing or frugal.
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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.
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Having a keen intellect or powerful memory:
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Very eager for gratification
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Giving or spending reluctantly.
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Too great a desire to have wealth; cupidity
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Immoderate desire for the possession of something, especially for wealth.
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The definition of cupidity is extreme greed for money or material possessions.
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(Countable) Someone or something wished for.
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Excessive desire for getting or having, esp. wealth; desire for more than one needs or deserves; avarice; cupidity
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A strong persistent yearning or desire, especially one that cannot be fulfilled.
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Intense sexual desire.
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The act of one who pines.
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The fact or state of being for sale, especially with reference to bribes or corruption.
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Willing to give and share unsparingly; showing a readiness to give more (especially money) than is expected or needed. [from 17th c.]
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The definition of benevolent is enjoying helping others or someone whose primary characteristic is being warm or friendly.
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Having the tendency to give; generous
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Of or having to do with jealousy
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(Of a thing) causing envy or ill will towards the possessor
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Experiencing a desire or need for food.
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(Informal) Grasping; avaricious
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Having a strong urge to obtain or possess something, especially material wealth, in quantity
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Find another word for covetous. In this page you can discover 39 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for covetous, like: envious, greedy, avaricious, selfish, rapacious, acquisitive, avid, desirous, eager, extortionate and gluttonous.