Translation of "covet" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

covet

verb [ T ] uk us /ˈkʌv.ɪt/ formal

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

覬覦,垂涎(尤指他人之物);貪求,渴望
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)