Definitions for cupiditykyuˈpɪd ɪ ti
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avarice, avariciousness, covetousness, cupidity(noun)
extreme greed for material wealth
Extreme greed, especially for wealth.
Origin: From cupidité, from cupiditas, from cupidus. Compare Cupid.
a passionate desire; love
eager or inordinate desire, especially for wealth; greed of gain; avarice; covetousness
Origin: [F. cupidite, L. cupiditas, fr. cupidus longing, desiring, fr. cupere to long for, desire. See Covet.]
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