noun see covet

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  • Coveter — Cov et*er ( ?r), n. One who covets. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coveter — See covetable. * * * …   Universalium

  • coveter — 1. noun One who covets. 2. verb to covet; to desire; to want …   Wiktionary

  • coveter — …   Useful english dictionary

  • covet — verb Etymology: Middle English coveiten, from Anglo French coveiter, from Vulgar Latin *cupidietare, from Latin cupiditat , cupiditas desire, from cupidus desirous, from cupere to desire Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to wish for earnestly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Sammaditthi Sutta — The IAST|Sammādiṭṭhi Sutta (Pali for Right View Discourse ) is a Pali Canon discourse that provides an elaboration on the Buddhist notion of right view by the Buddha s chief disciple, Ven. Sariputta. Right view is the first factor of the Buddhist …   Wikipedia

  • covet — covetable, adj. coveter, n. covetingly, adv. /kuv it/, v.t. 1. to desire wrongfully, inordinately, or without due regard for the rights of others: to covet another s property. 2. to wish for, esp. eagerly: He won the prize they all coveted. v.i.… …   Universalium

  • accouver — ● accouver verbe transitif Préparer un nid avec des œufs et y mettre à couver un oiseau. Pratiquer l accouvage. ⇒ACCOUVER, verbe. A. Emploi trans. [En parlant d un oiseau de basse cour] Faire couver en préparant un nid et des œufs. 1. Accouver… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • addict — Synonyms and related words: LSD user, acidhead, address, adherent, adjust, admirer, aficionado, alcoholic, apply, aspirant, aspirer, bias, buff, bug, candidate, chain smoker, cocaine sniffer, cokie, collector, coveter, cubehead, demon, desirer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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