covetous begehrlich


covetous = begehrlich

Pronunciation =  covetous

Pronunciation in German = begehrlich

covetous in German: begehrlich

Part of speechadjective 

Definition in English: having or showing a great desire to possess something belonging to someone else. 

Definition in German:
einen großen Wunsch haben oder zeigen, etwas zu besitzen, das jemand anderem gehört.

Examples in English:

  • Cute little Ryna fingered at sweets with covetous hands.

Examples in German:

  • Die süße kleine Ryna fingerte mit begehrlichen Händen an Süßigkeiten.

Synonyms of covetous

Synonyms in German habgierig
Synonyms in English grasping, greedy

Antonyms of covetous

Antonyms in German befriedigt,
Antonyms in English satisfied

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