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cupidity

cu·pid·i·ty

cupidity

 
 
pronunciation:
kyu pI dih ti
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: exceptional desire for money or other material possessions; greed.
The owners of these factories were motivated by cupidity and paid workers as little as possible.
antonyms:
generosity
similar words:
avarice, greed
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