Definitions for avariciousˌæv əˈrɪʃ əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. avaricious, covetous, grabby, grasping, greedy, prehensile(adj)

    immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth

    "they are avaricious and will do anything for money"; "casting covetous eyes on his neighbor's fields"; "a grasping old miser"; "grasping commercialism"; "greedy for money and power"; "grew richer and greedier"; "prehensile employers stingy with raises for their employees"


  1. avaricious(Adjective)

    Actuated by avarice; greedy of gain; immoderately desirous of accumulating property.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Avaricious(adj)

    actuated by avarice; greedy of gain; immoderately desirous of accumulating property

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