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grasping

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  • adjgreedy
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Synonyms for grasping

adj greedy
  • extorting
  • mean
  • penny-pinching
  • acquisitive
  • avaricious
  • avid
  • close-fisted
  • covetous
  • desirous
  • extortionate
  • grabby
  • itchy
  • miserly
  • niggardly
  • penurious
  • prehensile
  • rapacious
  • selfish
  • stingy
  • tightfisted
  • usurious
  • venal

Antonyms for grasping

  • generous
  • unselfish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to grasping

acquisitive

adjective. eager to obtain knowledge or things

avid

adjective. enthusiastic

capture

noun. catching, forceful holding

captures

noun. catching, forceful holding

covetous

adjective. greedy; very desirous

desirous

adjective. aspiring, hopeful
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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