covetous

Covetous vs Liberality - What's the difference?

covetous | liberality |


As an adjective covetous

is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious.

As a noun liberality is

the property of being liberal; generosity; charity.

Covetous vs Misrely - What's the difference?

covetous | misrely | Synonyms |

Covetous is a synonym of misrely.

Hungry vs Covetous - What's the difference?

hungry | covetous | Related terms |

Hungry is a related term of covetous.


As adjectives the difference between hungry and covetous

is that hungry is affected by hunger; desiring of food; having a physical need for food while covetous is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious.

Covetous vs Parsimonious - What's the difference?

covetous | parsimonious | Related terms |

Covetous is a related term of parsimonious.


As adjectives the difference between covetous and parsimonious

is that covetous is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious while parsimonious is exhibiting parsimony; sparing in expenditure of money; frugal to excess; penurious; niggardly; stingy.

Covetous vs Niggardly - What's the difference?

covetous | niggardly | Synonyms |

Covetous is a synonym of niggardly.


As adjectives the difference between covetous and niggardly

is that covetous is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious while niggardly is withholding for the sake of meanness; stingy, miserly.

As an adverb niggardly is

in a parsimonious way; sparingly, stingily.

Envy vs Covetous - What's the difference?

envy | covetous |


As a noun envy

is resentful desire of something possessed by another or others (but not limited to material possessions).

As a verb envy

is to feel displeasure or hatred towards (someone) for their good fortune or possessions.

As an adjective covetous is

inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious.

Covetous vs Penurious - What's the difference?

covetous | penurious | Related terms |

Covetous is a related term of penurious.


As adjectives the difference between covetous and penurious

is that covetous is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious while penurious is miserly; excessively cheap.

Covetous vs Close - What's the difference?

covetous | close | Related terms |

Covetous is a related term of close.


As adjectives the difference between covetous and close

is that covetous is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious while close is closed, shut.

As a verb close is

(label) to remove a gap.

As a noun close is

an end or conclusion or close can be an enclosed field.

Covetous vs Jealousy - What's the difference?

covetous | jealousy |


As an adjective covetous

is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious.

As a noun jealousy is

(uncountable) a state of suspicious guarding towards a spouse, lover etc, from fears of infidelity.

Covetous vs Lustful - What's the difference?

covetous | lustful | Synonyms |

Covetous is a synonym of lustful.


As adjectives the difference between covetous and lustful

is that covetous is inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious while lustful is full of lust; driven by lust.

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