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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Selfishly desiring.

Usage examples (38)
  • We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.
  • Adjective, : the greedy owners of the company. ,greedy for praise
  • He repeated her name greedily, like a child who had just stolen his sibling’s Halloween candy.
  • Bill jangled his coins greedily. for more
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