Definition of 'covetous'
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"He was so covetous of the knowledge, he almost didn't tell her. SACRAMENT (2001)Lord Fox was part of a much bigger secret (the great secret of his life), and he was covetous of it. SACRAMENT (2001)A chestnut tree, still covetous of its leaves despite the season, was in perfect silhouette. GALILEE (2001)
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Used Occasionally. covetous is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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