Translation of "covet" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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covetverb [ T ]

uk /ˈkʌv.ɪt/ us /ˈkʌv.ət/ formal

to want to have something very much, especially something that belongs to someone else

She always coveted power but never quite achieved it. 她一直貪求權力,但從未得逞。
The Booker Prize is the most coveted British literary award. 布克獎是最令人嚮往的英國文學獎。

(Translation of “covet” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)