She coveted each addition like an orange in a Christmas stocking.
The coveted peerage was not long delayed.
The tone combined with the much coveted endearment of 'Dad' caught him totally off guard.
The discovery of rich deposits of gold and silver, together with the coveted commercial products of the country, created an urgent demand for labourers and led to the enslavement of the natives.
Further, Bulgaria coveted not only a coast-line on the Aegean but the great port of Salonika itself.