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Polish translation of “covet”

covet

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈkʌvɪt/ formal
to want something very much, especially something that someone else has
pożądać
Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulnessEnvy and jealousy
(Definition of covet from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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