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avarice

noun [U]  us   /ˈæv·ər·əs/
avaricious
adjective  us   /ˌæv·əˈrɪʃ·əs/
avaricious land speculators
Translations of “avarice”
in Vietnamese tính hám lợi…
in Spanish avaricia…
in Thai ความโลภ…
in Malaysian tamak…
in French avarice…
in German der Geiz…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貪得無厭, 貪婪…
in Indonesian ketamakan, keserakahan…
in Russian алчность…
in Turkish para hırsı, servet/ün/şan/şöhret tutkusu, hırsı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贪得无厌, 贪婪…
in Polish skąpstwo…
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