Avarice - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- extreme greed for material wealth (syn: avariciousness, covetousness, cupidity)
The corporate world is plagued by avarice and a thirst for power.
He was driven by avarice.
...an insatiate avarice that impels him to work incessantly for a fortune that he will never have time to enjoy...
He was the superlative degree of avarice.