Sentence Examples


  • It was an incredibly rapid evolution, driven by avarice, compulsion, globalization, and changing societal values!
  • The egoism of the upper classes held military duty in contempt, while their avarice depopulated the countryside, whence the legions had drawn their recruits.
  • To the cruelty and avarice of Charles he opposed a generous humanity.
  • Avarice, luxury and the glaring inequality in the distribution of wealth, threatened to bring about the speedy fall of the state if no cure could be found.
  • She was notorious for her profligacy, avarice and ambition, and exercised a complete ascendancy over her weak-minded husband, with the help of his all-powerful freedmen.