German Dictionary

Translation of greedy in German

greedy     gierig

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
Many bankers get too greedy and become unhappy.

Viele Bankiers werden zu gierig und stürzen sich ins Unglück.
The archbishop had risen to his position because he had been greedy for fame. Der Erzbischof war in seinem Amt gelandet, weil er gierig nach Ruhm gewesen war.
greedy habgierig; gierig
greedy geizig

It was after midnight when we finally could go to bed and rest a little. It was good that the search for a better room turned out to be funny and amuzing so that we did not feel sorry about it.
We had dinner in a Chinese restaurant not far from where we slept, but it was not good at all. We walked home and slept early. The coming morning we were picked up on the backpackers' street.
Please tell me more about you and I would love to chat with you in either English or German. My phone number is ++++++. Please call me during the evening hours. Looking forward and take care
Users were interested in: gunshot    hanger    headmaster    heritage    hoist    hot-tempered    hyperinflation    imbecile    inactive    ineffectiveness