Synonym: avaricious, envious, grabby, grasping, greedy, jealous, prehensile. Similar words: covet, veto, have to, cove, cover, let out, get out, covert. Meaning: ['kʌvətəs] adj. 1. showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages 2. immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth.
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3, She is envious of Jane's good looks and covetous of her car.
4, They began to cast covetous eyes on their neighbours' fields.
5, A poor man wants some things,(http://sentencedict.com/covetous.html)a covetous man all things.
6, Western companies are casting covetous eyes on the bargain-priced companies of eastern Europe.
7, The covetous man is ever in want. Horace
8, He's being covetous the way I was.
9, They began to cast covetous eyes on their neighbors' fields.
10, But she knew she had seen that covetous look in his eyes as he had watched her.
11, They were opionative, peevish, covetous, porase, vain, talkative.
12, Therefore there was great enmity between this covetous Jew and the generous merchant Antonio.
13, He cast a covetous eye at the that small fortune.
14, They were not only opinionative, peevish, covetous, morose, vain, talkative, but incapable of friendship, and dead to all natural affection, which never descended below their grandchildren.
15, Nor thieves , nor covetous , nor drunkards , nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God.
16, Even here a red Lamborghini Diablo sports car attracts covetous stares.
17, Beware of the clandestine manoeuvrings of jealous colleagues or covetous rivals Wednesday.
18, The Museum site includes a hard-standing and all the volunteers are keeping a covetous eye on a nearby T2-type hangar.
19, He raised his head, with a look of unrestrained greed in his covetous eyes.
20, When Mary anointed the Saviour's feet, Judas manifested his covetous disposition.
21, But, as the ceaseless grow in quantity of the ovation of this network game and player amount, became however certain the target of be covetous on of gainful illegal element.
More similar words: covet, veto, have to, cove, cover, let out, get out, covert, detour, set out, have to do with, uncover, recover, cover up, covered, get out of, coverage, recovery, covenant, recovered, discovery, ferret out, discovered, package tour, get over, riotous, economic recovery, momentous, fortuitous, circuitous.