covetous 是什么意思

covetous的中文意思是: 贪婪的

covetous例句大全

  1. Don't be covetous of another person's property.

    对他人的财产不要觊觎的。

  2. He was cast ing covetous eyes at the company.

    他对该公司垂涎三尺。

  3. He was never covetous before he met her ; jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions ; envious

    在遇到她之前,他从不贪婪妄羡;嫉妒他的成功,垂涎于他的财产;羡慕他们的艺术收藏。

  4. The two boxers cast covetous eyes on each other .

    两位拳击手虎视眈眈地对视着。

  5. A covetous man is good to none , but worst to himself.

    贪心不足的人对他人无益,对自己最有害。

  6. More silent than my shadow, I pass through the loftily covetous multitude.

    我比自己的影子更寂静,穿过纷纷扰扰的贪婪。

  7. It makes people covetous.

    这是拔刀兄第一剑吧!看得让人眼热的那把。

  8. A covetous man is good to none but worse to himself.

    贪婪之人不擅长于任何事只是贬损了自己。

  9. Even here a red Lamborghini Diablo sports car attracts covetous stares .

    即便在这儿,兰博基尼的红色迪亚博罗跑车也会招来垂涎的目光。

  10. The United States steel Corporation was cast ing covetous eyes at his company.

    美国钢铁公司正向他的公司投去贪婪的目光。

  11. Every ambitious man is a captive and every covetous one a pauper.

    人有野心,必成俘虏;人若贪婪,必是乞丐。

  12. The two boxers cast covetous eyes on each other .

    (英国非正式用法)斜视的、对视的。两位拳击手虎视眈眈地对视着。

  13. And the Pharisees also, who were covetous, heard all these things: and they derided him.

    法利赛人是贪爱钱财的,他们听见这一切话,就嗤笑耶稣。

  14. He raised his head, with a look of unrestrained greed in his covetous eyes.

    他抬起头来,一对贪婪的眼光露出馋涎欲滴的神情。

  15. Nor thieves , nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of

    偷窃的、贪婪的、醉酒的、辱骂的、勒索的、都不能承受神的国。

  16. Not given to wine , no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre ; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous

    不因酒滋事,不打人,只要温和,不争竞,不贪财。

  17. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents

    因为那时人要专顾自己,贪爱钱财,自夸,狂傲,谤讟,违背父母,忘恩负义,心不圣洁

  18. I've since had many covetous comments from cyclists making do with new and old bikes of dubious quality

    从那以后,我就有许多骑自行车的人对质量可疑的新旧自行车垂涎三尺。

  19. Confucius adviced:"If you are not covetous, even if there is a reward for stealing, no one would do it

    孔子说:“只要自身不贪,即使有奖赏,也不会有人去干偷窃的勾当。”

  20. If you have love or desire for that Rolls Royce you will become proud, possessive or covetous.

    如果你对那部劳斯莱斯生起喜爱或渴望,你就会感到骄傲、有很强的占有欲或变得贪婪。

  21. Tom Smith is famous for winning the covetous gold horse trophy last year before suffering a serious head

    去年汤姆因先是获贪心的金马奖而后又在一次坠马中头部严重受伤而名声大噪。

  22. A squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching , covetous, old sinner!

    喔!但他是一个吝啬的人,手有如研磨机。司克洛奇!一个奸诈、夺掠、攫取、杂碎、善于支配、贪婪的老坏蛋!

  23. In feeding the mind we ought to imitate gluttons and the covetous, who always fix their attention on

    喂养心灵当如饕餮之徒,又如贪婪之人,他们的注意力总在未得之物上面。

  24. audiences attentions and gain their adherence are not only the constant focuses of rhetoric, but also covetous

    但是,如何“争众赢宠”却不仅是西方修辞学关注的中心议题,也是包括王朔批评者在内的话语实践者孜孜以求的目标。

  25. Nay more, there are some foolish rich covetous men, that take a pride , in having no children, because

    还有一些富人甚至以无子嗣为自豪。也许他们是担心,一旦有了子女就瓜分现有的财产吧。

  26. Meanwhile, foreign beer tycoons cast covetous eyes on China's market and have been entering China's market

    同时国外啤酒巨头对中国市场虎视眈眈,纷纷通过投资设厂或参股国内领先企业的方式进入中国。

  27. It is not money, as is some times said, but the love of money-the excessive, selfish, covetous love of

    全钱并非如人们有时所说的那样是万恶之源。对金钱的追求一过度的、自私的、贪婪的追求,才是真正的根源。

  28. Money laundering is a kind of crime which seeks covetous profits.

    洗钱是一种贪利性质的犯罪,其目的只有一个,那就是为了使那些从事非法活动的人享受到其犯罪为其带来的金钱收益。

covetous中英翻译结果
出自:柯林斯词典

1
(尤指对他人物品)贪求的,垂涎的
A covetous person has a strong desire to possess something, especially something that belongs to another person.
  1. Even here a red Lamborghini Diablo sports car attracts covetous stares.

    即便在这儿,兰博基尼的红色迪亚博罗跑车也会招来垂涎的目光。

covetous用法示例
出自:牛津词典

1
贪求的;垂涎的
having a strong desire for the things that other people have
covetous英语释义
出自:WordNet

1
immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
例子:
  1. they are avaricious and will do anything for money
  2. casting covetous eyes on his neighbor's fields
  3. a grasping old miser
  4. grasping commercialism
  5. greedy for money and power
  6. grew richer and greedier
  7. prehensile employers stingy with raises for their employees

近义词: avaricious,grabby,grasping,greedy,prehensile

2
showing extreme cupidity;painfully desirous of another's advantages
例子:
  1. he was never covetous before he met her
  2. jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions
  3. envious of their art collection

近义词: envious,jealous