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avarice

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  • nounextreme greed
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Synonyms for avarice

noun extreme greed
  • avidity
  • covetousness
  • cupidity
  • frugality
  • greediness
  • miserliness
  • niggardliness
  • parsimony
  • penuriousness
  • rapacity
  • stinginess
  • thrift
  • close-fistedness
  • grabbiness
  • penny-pinching

Antonyms for avarice

  • generosity
  • philanthropy
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More words related to avarice

acquisitiveness

noun. greed
  • avarice
  • avariciousness
  • avidity
  • covetousness
  • cupidity
  • greediness
  • possessiveness

avariciousness

noun. greed

avidity

noun. eagerness

cupidity

noun. greed, strong desire

frugality

noun. economizing

greed

noun. overwhelming desire for more
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