English adjective: avaricious
|1.||avaricious immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth|
|Samples||They are avaricious and will do anything for money.|
Casting covetous eyes on his neighbor's fields.
A grasping old miser.
Greedy for money and power.
Grew richer and greedier.
Prehensile employers stingy with raises for their employees.
|Synonyms||covetous, grabby, grasping, greedy, prehensile|