Associations to the word «Greed»


GREED, noun. A selfish or excessive desire for more than is needed or deserved, especially of money, wealth, food, or other possessions.

Dictionary definition

GREED, noun. Excessive desire to acquire or possess more (especially more material wealth) than one needs or deserves.
GREED, noun. Reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth (personified as one of the deadly sins).

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza