grasping - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

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

grasping / жадный, хваткий, алчный
[ˈɡrɑː.spɪŋ]
[ˈɡræs.pɪŋ]
Перевод
имя прилагательное
жадный
greedy, insatiable, avid, voracious, covetous, grasping
хваткий
grasping
алчный
greedy, avid, covetous, avaricious, grasping
Определения
имя прилагательное
greedy; avaricious.
grasping, power-hungry individuals
глагол
seize and hold firmly.
she grasped the bottle
Примеры
I did not know that this covers a grasping avariciousness by the family towards the children.
It was certainly entertaining and one could not help but feel sorry for him for being involved with such a grasping , shallow woman of the sort portrayed here!
It's a grasping , greedy society, fuelled by educational expectation and privilege.
This is a grasping , ambitious woman in the style of Lady Macbeth, who'll readily sacrifice people for her own gain.
They may, in the way of families, be primitive, grasping and sadistic.
It rather appears that your job of spiritual adviser is being undermined by your brother, the grasping wretch.
The play's more engaging theme is found in the moral struggle the characters encounter as they wrestle with the notion of integrity in the face of their grasping egos.
He has been transformed from a grasping , selfish, small-time operator into a decent fellow who now plays a game of ludo with the rejuvenated elders.
In another, a grasping mother and daughter are duped out of their upward social climb by an unscrupulous foreigner.
He will continue to privatise whatever he can get his grasping little hands on.