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


The honor of drawing the longest slip was not, it appeared, a coveted one.

Would that alone be a bar between me and the coveted happiness?

There are no lady passengers to snatch the coveted post from us.

The coveted prize was borne off in triumph to the Pantokrator.

He seemed doomed to be refused the coveted certificate of admission.

On every hand were frowning earthworks, and just ahead of us the coveted prize.

Slowly they crept up, slowly, slowly they neared that coveted line.

So Moses says, "You know that I have coveted no man's cattle."

A pope in his highest day of festival might have coveted that lace.

He coveted the brief moments when they might be alone together.