Synonyms and Antonyms of covetous
- One aggressive bargain hunter rushed to make a covetous grab for the last marked-down TV.
- The expensive car drew many covetous looks.
eating one's heart out, green with envy
Synonym Discussion of covetous
- covetous of his brother's country estate
- greedy for status symbols
- an eagerly acquisitive mind
- a hard grasping trader who cheated the natives
- an avaricious miser
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