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We found 29 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word covetous:
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General dictionaries General (26 matching dictionaries)
  1. covetous: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. covetous: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. covetous: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. covetous: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. covetous: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. covetous: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Covetous, covetous: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. covetous: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. covetous: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. covetous: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. covetous: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. covetous: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Covetous, covetous: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. covetous: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Covetous: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. covetous: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  17. covetous: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Covetous: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  19. covetous: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  20. covetous: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  21. covetous: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  22. covetous: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  23. covetous: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  24. covetous: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. covetous: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. covetous: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. covetous: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (covetous)

adjective:  showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages ("He was never covetous before he met her")
adjective:  immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth ("Casting covetous eyes on his neighbor's fields")

▸ Also see covetousness

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Phrases that include covetous:   shylock the covetous jew

Words similar to covetous:   avaricious, covetously, covetousness, envious, grabby, grasping, greedy, jealous, prehensile, more...

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