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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Then it was Zia's turn to create his own 'greed networks' like the Sharif's and Khan's of Lahore, Chaudhrys and Watto's continued, Saifullah's of KPK, Marwats and Jam's of Sindh.
Lacson also cautioned that greed could be 'more addicting' than drugs, and that no rehabilitation facility available to cure addiction to money.
Knowing that we have enough is the best antidote to greed.
Austrian bank, Erste Bank has said that the Romanian greed tax is acceptable.
There is no way voluntary restraint will hold back this Gordon Gekko "greed is good" attitude.
Verburg believes that a closer investigation of greed across several centuries of economic thought can help to illuminate all three of these questions.
DAN LEWIS It is really retail greed. At the end of the day, the prices are more or less the same on Boxing Day as they are in the whole of the January sales.
"Moderate your greed" is an admonition we heard two administrations ago.
The hope for the oikos rests on human salvation from the sin of self-interest and greed.
'Sharif family's unending greed along with their protection of corrupt mafia is one of the main reasons why Pakistan has not achieved its great potential.'
Sharing video clips at a private television channel programme, he wrote on his official Twitter account: 'Sharif family's unending greed along with their protection of corrupt mafia is one of the main reasons why Pakistan has not achieved its great potential.'
"Bounty of Greed: The Lincoln County War" by Paul Colt is a deftly written novel that fully captures the greed, cunning and vengeance that ignited the epic and infamous Lincoln County War.
From Greed to Wellbeing: A Buddhist Approach to Resolving Our Economic and Financial Crises
Since 2004, Lady Greed has been the legal owner of her husband's major shop investments.
We're bleeding it dry In the name of progress The animal kingdom has been sacrificed On the altar of greed As we poison the heavens And pollute the oceans and seas Which spews forth excretia From atomic waste So-called intelligent human beings Argue over the nuclear race Vying with each other To conquer outer space While rain forests and jungles lay Barren and bare Flood waters rage uncontrolled Does humanity care?