from The Century Dictionary.
- Greedy to excess.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Excessively greedy.
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- adjective excessively gluttonous
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It has been feen eating milk out of the fame difh with children, without biting them, though they often gave it blows with the fpoon upon the head, when it was overgreedy.
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