Avarice in a sentence πŸ”Š

Definition of Avarice

Excessive or inordinate desire of gain; greed for wealth | Inordinate desire for some supposed good.

Short Example Sentences for Avarice

  • 1. What will not avarice do? πŸ”Š
  • 2. His avarice knew no bounds. πŸ”Š
  • 3. Where poverty ceases, avarice begins. πŸ”Š
  • 4. Amos, her uncle, was a man of avarice and greed. πŸ”Š
  • 5. Voluptuousness and avarice were the predominant vices of his heart. πŸ”Š
  • 6. I trust you're not by avarice led! πŸ”Š
  • 7. Brute passion and unreasoning avarice were stamped on his face. πŸ”Š
  • 8. The avarice of their peasants means the independence of their peasants. πŸ”Š
  • 9. Ambition and shameful avarice have incited you to the blackest crimes! πŸ”Š
  • 10. The avarice of her husband succeeded the avarice of her parents. πŸ”Š
  • 11. And there was envy and avarice in the juggler's look. πŸ”Š
  • 12. The avarice of the white men had drained the country of its wealth. πŸ”Š
  • 13. You have supported idle avarice and lazy economy long enough. πŸ”Š
  • 14. Besides, we know the consequences your avarice hath often occasioned. πŸ”Š
  • 15. But, indeed, avarice in itself is one of the most powerful of motives. πŸ”Š
  • 16. Paolo had the curious peasant's avarice also, but it was not meanness. πŸ”Š
  • 17. Aladdin Γ  son avarice et Γ  sa mΓ©chancetΓ©, afin de n'en avoir pas de tΓ©moin. πŸ”Š

How to use Avarice in Sentences?

  • 1. The women lamented that avarice should mar a character in other respects so good. πŸ”Š
  • 2. Herein lies the secret of the avarice and tittle-tattle that poison provincial life. πŸ”Š
  • 3. It was done in the interest of avarice and greed, and should be undone by honest men. πŸ”Š
  • 4. The tides of ambition and avarice will all be seen to roll in subserviency to the designs of God. πŸ”Š
  • 5. Then why these mounds does avarice raise And build the haunts of pale disease. πŸ”Š
  • 6. In our own Revolutionary war, generals developed pride and avarice and jealousy. πŸ”Š
  • 7. Fear, hatred, and avarice generated crimes, till the prisoners grew as vile as their persecutors. πŸ”Š
  • 8. What are the works of avarice compared with the names of Lincoln, Grant, or Garfield? πŸ”Š
  • 9. Pallas guards the shops, And those impelled by Avarice or Guilt, create new Gods! πŸ”Š
  • 10. The heart is her world; it is there her ambition strives for empire; it is there her avarice seeks for hidden treasures. πŸ”Š
  • 11. Yet he rebuked the sins of the high and mighty, their avarice and insolence, which had brought on this terrible disturbance. πŸ”Š
  • 12. The novelty of our being among them soon passed away, and they began to show their avarice and deceitfulness in every possible way. πŸ”Š
  • 13. Let him purify patriotism with Christianity and he has brotherhood; adulterate it with avarice and he has war. πŸ”Š
  • 14. Mingled suspicion and avarice in Abijah's expression argued well for the success of the scheme. πŸ”Š
  • 15. Many a haughty prelate, too, seduced by avarice or ambition, urged on the monarch in his mad career. πŸ”Š
  • 16. In this way, and by selling pardons at a dear rate and by varieties of avarice and oppression, he scraped together a large treasure. πŸ”Š
  • 17. We should, however, have parted from her in good humour, had not her avarice affected persons less able to help themselves. πŸ”Š
  • 18. I do not think they are too severe on the Duke; they only tax him of avarice, and his avarice has ruined us. πŸ”Š