Close and Greedy


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Close adjective – Giving or sharing as little as possible.
Usage example: the kind of folks who are very close when charity calls

Greedy and close are semantically related In some cases you can use "Greedy" instead an adjective "Close".
Nearby Words: closed, closeness, closing, closely, closure
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Greedy adjective – Having or marked by an eager and often selfish desire especially for material possessions.
Close and greedy are semantically related in miserly topic. Sometimes you can use "Close" instead an adjective "Greedy", if it concerns topics such as desiring excessively.
Nearby Words: greed, greediness, greedily
Synonyms for Greedy

Things that words describes

person close person greedy person
character close character greedy character
people close people greedy people
family close family greedy family
Other nouns: relatives, characters.

Both words in one sentence

  • Considering the Russian sterotypes of Ukrainians as unsophisticated and greedy, the fit seems close enough.
  • Monster / Tabletop Games Greedy and with no sense of empathy, The Traitor would murder anybody close to them solely for the sake of getting rich.
  • Useful Notes / Australian Wildlife Very opportunistic and greedy; they can and will edge close to a group of people if they see food nearby.
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