non-covetous









non-covetous


adjective

  1. inordinately or wrongly desirous of wealth or possessions; greedy.
  2. eagerly desirous.

adjective

  1. (usually postpositive and foll by of) jealously eager for the possession of something (esp the property of another person)

adj.mid-13c., from Old French coveitos (12c., Modern French convoiteux) “desirous, covetous,” from Vulgar Latin *cupiditosus, from Latin cupiditas (see covet). Related: Covetously; covetousness.

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