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SAT vocabulary: avarice

Definition of avarice (noun) - inordinate desire for gaining and possessing wealth; greed

No Plural

Example sentences with this word:
  • The man's avarice for money kept him at work through the evenings and weekends.
  • The avarice of the president led to his downfall.

Appears in following categories: TOEFL, GMAT, SAT