Translation of avarice in Spanish:


codicia, n.

Pronunciation /ˈævərəs/ /ˈav(ə)rɪs/


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    codicia feminine literary
    avaricia feminine
    • Being free from avarice, the material wealth has absolutely no significance for Shiva.
    • The staggering truth, as we discovered, was that the degree of avarice and greed was so much that you could actually work yourself all the way up.
    • In a time when avarice and greed is epidemic, why is a belief system that targets desire and possessions as the cause of unhappiness drawing hundreds of new followers each year?
    • It's the roar of selfishness, greed, vanity, avarice, addiction, lust and pointless stupidity.
    • Can you imagine all that greed and avarice coming down on that child's lips.
    • Today's polls reflect the sharp end of years of inculcation of avarice and greed in our society.
    • One of the most persistent criticisms of capitalism is that it fosters avarice and greed.
    • It might seem natural that merriment goes with wealth beyond the dreams of avarice but that, when you think about it, is hardly ever the case.
    • But on second thought, aren't avarice and greed the same thing?
    • Sometimes overzealousness, greed, avarice, or fear of reprisal can affect human judgment.
    • It's possible that greed and avarice have been the strongest feelings.
    • The good old sins of avarice and greed help to compound the problems.
    • Greed and avarice, pride and gluttony, lust and jealousy rise like corrupting daemons from the bowels of the Earth.
    • But the stories of avarice and greed and frat boy idiocy are only a part of the tale.
    • Its heritage of canon law sought to restrict greed and avarice for the common good of society.
    • It's fashionable to turn a blind eye to the exponential growth of executive rewards beyond the dreams of avarice that bear no relationship to economic worth.
    • He abolished all taxes on Muslims throughout all the territories - though its yield was more than the dreams of avarice.
    • Written with charm and humour, this is a touching, absorbing oddity of a book about love, grief, avarice and generosity.
    • Its people became rich beyond all dreams of avarice, and in one generation not only have they blown it but they have blown their health, as well.
    • At the same time, dogs typically lack the worst human traits, including avarice, apathy, pettiness, and hatred.