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acquisitive (adj.)

1630s, "owned through acquisition" (now obsolete, this sense going with acquired), from Latin acquisit-, past participle stem of acquirere "accumulate, gain" (see acquire) + -ive. Meaning "given to acquisition, avaricious" is by 1824. Related: Acquisitively (1590s); acquisitiveness.

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Definitions of acquisitive from WordNet

acquisitive (adj.)
eager to acquire and possess things especially material possessions or ideas;
an acquisitive society in which the craving for material things seems never satisfied
an acquisitive mind
From wordnet.princeton.edu