Thesaurus / covet
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One reason so many of them catch on in all seriousness is because they are just the type of term end users covet.
FROM ‘SCIENTIST’ TO ‘SPAM,’ THE SURPRISINGLY PLAYFUL ORIGINS OF ENGLISH WORDSRALPH KEYESAPRIL 1, 2021TIME
Both brands have the reputation as the Cadillacs of seltzers, with Topo Chico long being coveted by seltzer heads, and Spindrift earning diehard fans in the great flavored seltzer war of 2019.
THE HARD SELTZER TREND ISN’T STOPPING ANY TIME SOONJAYA SAXENAMARCH 19, 2021EATER
It’s the first pair of hiking boots I coveted and forked over serious money for 20 years ago.
MY 4 FAVORITE UPGRADES TO MEN’S LEATHER HIKING BOOTSGRAHAM AVERILLFEBRUARY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
It took a global pandemic, but these esports players are finally starting to make the pivot to media they’ve coveted for years — and it’s all being done with a greater sense of urgency given the emerging opportunities.
These bugs are coveted by hackers of all stripes, and more highly prized than ever before—not necessarily because they are getting harder to develop, but because, in our hyperconnected world, they’re more powerful.
GOOGLE SAYS IT’S TOO EASY FOR HACKERS TO FIND NEW SECURITY FLAWSBOBBIE JOHNSONFEBRUARY 3, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
And latterly eyes had been turned to Vienna, where dwelt Prince Alix, who was known to covet the throne.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
The art of breaking the tenth commandment—thou shalt not covet they neighbor's wife—has reached its highest perfection in France.
THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A PLAYBRONSON HOWARD
The next thought was the impression that, no matter how many might covet it, it was exhaustless, and would last forever.
THE WAY OF A MANEMERSON HOUGH
Unpleasant and monotonous things, which we claim make our own work unbearable, we ignore in occupations which we covet or admire.
THE LIBRARY OF WORK AND PLAY: HOUSEKEEPINGELIZABETH HALE GILMAN
We covet superfluous things, when it were more honour for us if we would contemn necessary.
DISCOVERIES MADE UPON MEN AND MATTERBEN JONSON
WORDS RELATED TO COVET
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