greed

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excessive desire for more than one needs or deserves

Synonyms for greed

excessive desire to acquire or possess more (especially more material wealth) than one needs or deserves

reprehensible acquisitiveness

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Sadly, it will also be another season of shameless money-grabbing for those players who seem mainly motivated by pound signs.
I BELIEVE Heather Mills (pictured) wanted to stop the publication of the divorce judgment and her financial claims against Sir Paul McCartney because it exposed her as a money-grabbing gold digger.
It is unusual in the money-grabbing world of professional football to find a man who cares more for his club than for his money.
That combined with an over-reliance on penalty income makes the scheme seem a little bit money-grabbing,' he said.
He urged the committee to ``put a stop to the unions' shameless money-grabbing attempts.
uk sundayfacebook Come on Paul and Mary, tell the money-grabbing producers where they can stick their showstopper
Britain's first not-for-profit supplier, Our Power Energy, are hardly going to shake the money-grabbing industry to its foundations.
Because from today, water charges are just the latest tax you've been lumped with it by our money-grabbing Government.
We could then send all the greedy pigs such as finance managers, the utility bosses, the overpaid BBC executives, the hypocritical money-grabbing union bosses and also the expense fiddling MPs to the block.
Nobody told us about the money-grabbing capitalists who gave us the continental shift system where we would work on Sunday for a flat rate wage.
AND so it is confirmed: not only do we think Cherie Blair is egotistical, money-grabbing and ruthless - she thinks so, too.
A MONEY-grabbing Miss plundered thousands of pounds in benefits while working as a teacher on Tyneside.
These greedy teachers should understand Joe Public does not have a bottomless pocket full of wonger, like this money-grabbing Government believe we have.
He has kept a dignified silence and I wish him well now he is finally out of the clutches of the money-grabbing Miss Mills.
2 per cent pay increase for Assembly Members, in contrast to the money-grabbing Labour, Conservative and Lib Dems members, is an example of their loyalty to the ordinary people of Wales.