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covet
used in The War of the Worlds

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Definition
to strongly want (something—especially something that belongs to another)
  • So I went along by the side of it, and came to a corner and a rockwork that enabled me to get to the top, and tumble into the garden I coveted.
    2.6 — Book 2 Chapter 6 — The Work of Fifteen Days (25% in)

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