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欲張り欲ばり
Readings
よくばり
yokubari
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
avarice, covetousness, greedavariceHabgier, Gier, Geiz, Nimmersatt, Geizhals

Kanji
ON: ヨクKUN: ほっ.する, ほ.しい
longing, covetousness, greed, passion, desire, craving

ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

ON: ヨクKUN: ほっ.する, ほ.しい
longing, covetousness, greed, passion, desire, craving

Example sentences
持てば持つほど、欲張りになる。Parts: 持つ (もつ), 持つ (もつ), (ほど), 欲張り (よくばり), になる
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