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Turkish translation of “greedy”

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greedy

adjective
 
 
/ˈɡriːdi/
B2 wanting a lot more food, money, etc, than you need
aç gözlü, hırslı, gözünü/mal mülk/para bürümüş, aç gözlü
greedy, selfish people They were greedy for money.Greedy
greedily adverb
aç gözlü bir şekilde
greediness noun [U]
açgözlülük
Translations of “greedy”
in Korean 식탐이 있는…
in Arabic جَشِع…
in Portuguese ávido, guloso, avarento…
in Catalan avariciós, golafre…
in Japanese 食い意地の張った, 欲張りな…
in Italian ingordo, avido…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貪吃的, 貪財的, 貪婪的…
in Russian жадный…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贪吃的, 贪财的, 贪婪的…
in Polish chciwy, zachłanny…
(Definition of greedy from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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