Covetiveness Cov"et*ive*ness (-?v-), n. (Phren.) Acquisitiveness. [1913 Webster]

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  • covetiveness — noun The state or quality of being covetive …   Wiktionary

  • covetiveness — cov·e·tive·ness …   English syllables

  • covetiveness — ˈkəvə̇d.ivnə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: covet + ive + ness : an inclination or desire to acquire and possess especially as indicated phrenologically …   Useful english dictionary

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