Synonyms of greed


1. greed, desire

usage: excessive desire to acquire or possess more (especially more material wealth) than one needs or deserves

2. avarice, greed, covetousness, rapacity, avaritia, mortal sin, deadly sin

usage: reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth (personified as one of the deadly sins)

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