covetous - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "covetous" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

covetous / жадный, алчный, скупой
[ˈkʌv.ɪ.təs]
[-t̬əs]
Перевод
имя прилагательное
жадный
greedy, insatiable, avid, voracious, covetous, rapacious
алчный
greedy, avid, covetous, avaricious, grasping
скупой
stingy, mean, miserly, niggardly, miser, covetous
Определения
имя прилагательное
having or showing a great desire to possess something, typically something belonging to someone else.
she fingered the linen with covetous hands
Примеры
An enterprising news director covetous of higher ratings might well think about slanting his news to the right.
Real Madrid have been making covetous eyes at the free-scoring Dutchman.
It is the mask that the politically covetous wear to hide their self-seeking agenda.
Our King was, in a simple statement, a greedy, power-hungry covetous hog.
I shall go back as soon as I can for a long, covetous gaze.
It may have been borne out of provincial jealousy and a covetous desire, but the attack was startling in its intensity.
Red has a lot of qualities that I should think you'd be covetous of.
It had no chance before his covetous hands, his adoring eyes.
Islanders do not openly admire the possessions of others because it suggests that one is envious and covetous .
Christensen thinks that this new approach to power won't go out of style, that the negative always breeds covetous attention.