covet
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈkʌvɪt/
Verb

covet (covets, present participle coveting; past and past participle coveted)

  1. (transitive) To wish for with eagerness; to desire possession of, often enviously.
  2. (transitive) To long for inordinately or unlawfully; to hanker after (something forbidden).
  3. (intransitive) To yearn; to have or indulge an inordinate desire, especially for another's possession.
Translations Translations Translations
  • German: sehnen
  • Russian: жажда́ть



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