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covet
used in Babbitt

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to strongly want (something—especially something that belongs to another)
  • The effect of his scientific budget-planning was that he felt at once triumphantly wealthy and perilously poor, and in the midst of these dissertations he stopped his car, rushed into a small news-and-miscellany shop, and bought the electric cigar-lighter which he had coveted for a week.
    Chapter 5 (17% in)

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