Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

This word is acceptable for play in the US & UK dictionaries that are being used in the following games:

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Exceedingly eager for material gain; avaricious.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Eager for money; greedy.
  • v. Present participle of grasp.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Seizing; embracing; catching.
  • adj. Avaricious; greedy of gain; covetous; close; miserly.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Eager to gain possession of something; covetous; rapacious; avaricious; exacting; miserly.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. understanding with difficulty
  • n. the act of gripping something firmly with the hands (or the tentacles)
  • adj. immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
  • Equivalent
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    Words with the same meaning
    seizing    embracing    catching    avaricious    covetous    close    miserly    greedy   
    Verb Stem
    Words with the same terminal sound