Covet and Desire

Covet

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Covet verb – To have an earnest wish to own or enjoy.
Usage example: I've been coveting that sleek sports car in the showroom for some time now

Desire is a synonym for covet in feeling topic. In some cases you can use "Desire" instead a verb "Covet", when it comes to topics like long for, want, want badly. popular alternative
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Desire

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Desire verb – To have an earnest wish to own or enjoy.
Usage example: he greatly desired a new mountain bike for his next birthday

Covet is a synonym for desire in want topic. You can use "Covet" instead a verb "Desire", if it concerns topics such as want badly, wish for. popular alternative
Nearby Words: desirous, desirable, desired, desiring, Desiree
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Desire and Covet. (2016). Retrieved 2021, June 16, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/covet/desire
Covet & Desire. N.p., 2016. Web. 16 Jun. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/covet/desire>.
Desire or Covet. 2016. Accessed June 16, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/covet/desire.

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