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synonyms for greedily

  • cannily
  • illiberally
  • meanly
  • miserly
  • parsimoniously
  • stingily
  • ungenerously
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How to use greedily in a sentence

In 2017, the bubble was inflated by so-called Initial Coin Offerings, which saw hucksters sell mostly worthless new currencies to a greedy and gullible public, and then plow the profits back into Bitcoin.
THE RETURN OF $20,000 BITCOIN: WHAT’S DIFFERENT THIS TIME AROUNDJEFFNOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
John Mackey, in a burst of typical authenticity, called the hedge fund “greedy bastards.”
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Out upon the linoleum 29 rolled the glistening coinsseveral of them gold piecesthat Jess had noted so greedily in the egg store.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
There were bright blankets and shawls, the latter greedily eyed by every Indian woman who came into the store.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
Listen, Mr. Garford, said Drinkwater desperately, his eyes flashing greedily with the thought of escaping commissions.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
The fevered mules plunged in headlong and drank greedily; the riders were perforce obliged to slake their thirst after them.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
They "supped full of horrors," and listened greedily to tales of death, which served to weaken and terrify.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
There was half a bottle of thin wine remaining from his last meal, and he drank it greedily.
THE LIGHT THAT LURESPERCY BREBNER
He stood away from her a moment, scanning her tense face greedily, satisfied at last.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
Of this milk the other children drank greedily, and then asked to see the bird dance.
NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUSJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS
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WORDS RELATED TO GREEDILY

  • cannily
  • greedily
  • illiberally
  • meanly
  • miserly
  • parsimoniously
  • stingily
  • ungenerously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.