- Word Combinations (noun), Word Builder
|part of speech:
||extreme desire for wealth, possessions, or the like, beyond what one needs or deserves; avarice.
Unfair business practices are generally the result of greed.Most of the man's actions were motivated by greed, even those that appeared to be done for the sake of others.
- acquisitiveness, avarice, cupidity
- asceticism, generosity
- similar words:
||lust, thirst, yearning