Significado de “covetous” - Diccionario inglés

covetous en inglés británico

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covetousadjective

uk /ˈkʌv.ɪ.təs/ us /ˈkʌv.ə.t̬əs/ formal disapproving

wanting to have something too much, especially something that belongs to someone else:

I can't help casting covetous looks at my neighbour's new Porsche.
covetously
adverb uk /ˈkʌv.ɪ.təs.li/ us /ˈkʌv.ə.t̬əs.li/

The boys looked covetously at the shiny new motorcycles.
covetousness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈkʌv.ɪ.təs.nəs/ us /ˈkʌv.ə.t̬əs.nəs/

(Definición de covetous de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)