"Greed" is a noun which is often translated as "la gula", and "avarice" is a noun which is often translated as "la avaricia". Learn more about the difference between "greed" and "avarice" below.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (desire for food)
a. la gula
The greed with which she grabbed her plate of spaghetti was astonishing.La gula con la que agarró su plato de espagueti fue asombrosa.
b. la glotonería
It was greed that pushed him into the kitchen to eat all of the cake.Fue la glotonería la que lo empujó a comerse todo el pastel de la cocina.
2. (desire for money or power)
d. la ambición
The reporter's greed for power led him to ignore stories about certain people.La ambición del reportero lo llevó a ignorar historias sobre ciertas personas.
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A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
a. la avaricia
Of the great leader's many vices, avarice proved to be the source of his doom.De los muchos vicios del gran líder, la avaricia resultó ser la fuente de su perdición.