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avaricious (adj.)

late 14c., "miserly, stingy;" early 15c., "greedy, covetous," from Old French avaricios "greedy, covetous" (Modern French avaricieux), from avarice "greed" (see avarice). An Old English word for it was feoh-georn. Related: Avariciously; avariciousness.

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Definitions of avaricious from WordNet

avaricious (adj.)
immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth;
they are avaricious and will do anything for money
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