Definitions of greedy:
  • adjective:   wanting to eat or drink more than one can reasonably consume
    Example: "Don't be greedy with the cookies"
  • adjective:   (often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous
    Example: "Greedy for fame"
  • adjective:   immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
    Example: "Greedy for money and power"

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