Ah, how strange it seems that such a young and beautiful woman should be so avaricious.
Hatred evidently inspired the Englishman, who, knowing no other reproach to bring on the count, accused him of avarice.
They were influenced by hatred, by avarice, and by self-love; but I was base, and for want of courage acted against my judgment.
"I did not come to Rome to see," said Danglars aloud; then he added softly, with an avaricious smile, "I came to touch!" and he rapped his pocket-book, in which he had just placed a letter.
Good, so much the better," said Caderousse, his eyes sparkling with avarice.
No, it will all go well; M. d’Epinay, if he is an honorable man, will consider himself more than ever pledged to Mademoiselle de Villefort, unless he were actuated by a decided feeling of avarice, but that is impossible."
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We can try both to minimize greed and avarice and to channel them into directions beneficial to society.
She was doomed to an empty life motivated by avarice.